Brocade fragment

Probably French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 67.3 x 20.3 cm (26 1/2 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

96.395

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded white silk ground, with a powder of small spots and a waving ribbon of white silk, following the lines of the ribbon are leaves from which spring flowers and other leaves, woven with gold thread and narrow strips of metal and yellow, pink, and blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection