Piece of brocade

French
1700–50


Object Place: France

Dimensions

59.5 x 51.5 cm (23 7/16 x 20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3179

Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocade with silk lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Compound satin weave brocaded in polychrome silks on a tan ground. Knarled trees with large flowers and fruit. Lined with wine-colored taffeta. Soiled, worn, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of the Charles Deering Estate