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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/8 x 18 1/2 in. (67 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

96.518

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep brownish gray ground. The design of rows of scrolling stems bearing conventional flowers and leaves, set close together to make an all-over pattern, is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection