European, possibly French
early 18th century
Object Place: European, possibly France
54.5 x 50 cm (21 7/16 x 19 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin damask brocaded with silk and metallic threads
Not On View
Rectangular fragment of salmon-colored satin damask. Ground patterned with two undulating, vertical rows of gold cornucopiae from which issue sprays of rose, blue and yellow flowers brocaded in silk and a branch of fruits brocaded in silver. Between the cornucopiae, single cylindrical pagoda-like buildings.
Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler, gift to the MFA, September 12, 1957.
Gift of Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler