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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 x 34 cm (8 11/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.562

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are of yellow silk. The all-over design of interlacing stems and leaves, is outlined with deep pink silk.

Provenance

97.485 - 97.596 were acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection