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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 46 x 56 cm (18 1/8 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.642

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of gray blue satin. The design of a large vase in which grows a conventional plant bearing birds, is of white and yellow silk and silver wire.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection