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Brocade fragment

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Stripes composed of irregular forms of yellow and white silk and black velvet. Between these stripes are scattered sprays of flowers and disks woven with pink, red, green, white, and blue silk, and narrow strips of silver. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 47.6 cm (27 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.464

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles