Wool brocade curtain
French (probably area of Rouen)
Object Place: (probably area of Rouen), France
229.9 cm (90 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wool brocade on fabric with linen warp and cotton weft “Toile de Normandie.” Shades of pink and mauve roses with yellow and white flowers arranged in meanders brocaded in wool threads on linen and cotton. May have been used for a curtain. Condition: good; some thread loss and staining.
Helen Carpenter Moseley Fund