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Brocade fragment

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The ground is of blue silk. The design of undulating ribbons, bunches and festoons of flowers, is woven with yellow, green, pink, white and gray silk and metal thread. Trimmed on three sides with silver lace.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, July 2, 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67 x 46 cm (26 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.221

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles