Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

56.2 x 16.5 cm (22 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.5660

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground of fancy weave; on this are irregular waving lines broken by large and small flowers, woven with violet, pink, blue, green, yellow and black silk, and gold and silver thread and cord, and narrow strips of metal.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection