Fragment

French
mid-18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 44.5 x 54.6 cm (17 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1043

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream white corded silk. Design: sprays of small conventionalized roses growing from an undulating line woven (broché) with pink, pinkish violet, green and a little yellow, and neutral yellow, with subsidiary pattern of lace and flowers woven with white weft of ground. Worn and torn, and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell