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Piece of brocade

French
first half of 18th century


Dimensions

100 x 85 cm (39 3/8 x 33 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.85 x 1.00

Accession Number

27.543

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cream-colored. Corded silk. All-over design, style of Jean Revel: heavy fruits and flowers in jug with handle supported by block resting on lump of earth; woven with green, yellowish green, yellow, brown, reddish orange, blue, and cream-colored silk. selvedge with 6 cords. Made up of small pieces, very much worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark