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Brocade fragment

French(?)
Late 17th(?)–18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 25.5 cm (9 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.317

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

(Light blue satin ground; on a cliff from which grows a large tree, stands a shepherd, with his pipe and two sheep, and a flower-woman; large flowers and leaves out of all proportion to the figures. The colors are bright green, red, pink, brown….)

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales