Piece of silk brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

47.3 x 50.6 cm (18 5/8 x 19 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1051

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Part of a vertical repeat. On a figured white warp twill ground, a symmetrical design showing a large green and yellow fruit-flower from which issue, at left and right, rose colored, violet and blue roses, yellow and green foliage and yellow berries. Narrow, flat selvedges. Several small stains.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige