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Brocade fragment

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Faded pink silk ground on which are waving stripes of white and silver. Growing from the sides of the silver stripes are flowers and leaves of blue, white, green, yellow and silver. The edges of the white stripes are broken by silver spots and white leaves. Much faded and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

96.437

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles