Textile fragment

European
late 17th century


Object Place: European

Dimensions

Overall: 27.5 x 29.5 cm (10 13/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.662

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask, brocaded with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ivory satin damask brocaded with light blue, white, and salmon colored silk file thread and light pink and salmon onde thread. Design of conventionalized floral sprigs on a “bizarre” damask ground

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, September 4, 1930.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund