Piece of brocade

French
1700–50


Object Place: France

Dimensions

43.7 x 25 cm (17 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1582

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brocaded in polychrome silks on a gorund of compound satin weave in red and cream-color. Symmetrical design of lacy ribbons and floral arrangements. Soiled and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell