Piece of brocade

Probably French
Late 18th(?)–19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 9.5 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.644

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground on which is an ogival framework of leaves enclosing a vase of flowers, arranged in imitation of the oriental pear or palm, woven with gold and silver thread and gray, and pale violet silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection