Piece of brocade

Italian or French?
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 31.1 x 22.9 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

85.312

Medium or Technique

Silk with gold and silver-colored wrapped metallic thread brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep pink corded ground, with a rococo design woven in deep pink satin, and with light green silk and silver and gold thread. 450 and 452 have been joined together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales