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Brocade fragment

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Violet silk ground, waving bands of lace ribbon and flowers. The design is woven with pink, black, yellow, green, and orange silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Louis XV and XVI, 18th century

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

04.1710

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles