Panel of brocade
Object Place: France
46 x 99.8 cm (18 1/8 x 39 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; brocade, taffeta
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Brocaded in polychrome silks on a pink silk taffeta ground. Several different motifs widely scattered: hunter with gun, sailboat, bird, basket of flowers, sprig with cherries, butterfly, garden with palm tree, urn and dog, floral spray. Selvedge on one side of eleven cords. Holes, spots.
Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund