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Brocade fragment

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Gray-blue silk ground, woven in diamonds. At the points of the diamonds are sprays of flowers woven with white, yellow, pink, and blue silk. Four dots in the middle of each diamond. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, Late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 15.9 cm (7 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.453

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles