Silk brocade

Italian
Very late 17th or early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 53cm (18 1/8 x 20 7/8in.)

Accession Number

11.1373

Medium or Technique

Silk with silver-colored metallic thread wrapped on white silk core brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gray silk ground or fancy weave. On this are bunches of conventional flowers woven with pink, yellow, and green silk and silver thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. Van Renssaeler Thayer