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Brocade fragment

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Faded light green ground covered with a powder of green leaf-like forms, on this is a design of summer houses and bunches and baskets of flowers. Woven with white, pink, red, green, yellow, blue and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, second half, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 47 cm (27 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.441

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles