Brocade fragment

Probably French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 68.5 x 47 cm (26 15/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.431

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded red silk ground on which are waving bands of flowers, etc., branches of flowers and fruit, woven with white, strong green, light green, blue, and dark reddish violet silk, and gold thread and cord made on a foundation of deep yellow silk. Patched and stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection