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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 28 cm (26 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

93.437

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white linen covered with light yellowish brown and dark green lines arranged to form diamonds. On this is a drop repeat of open rosette-like flowers and leaves symmetrically arranged to fill a diamond. The design is woven with two shades of dark green and light golden brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection