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Brocade fragment

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Bright blue ground covered with a design of large flowers and towers or gates; woven with bright green, yellow, pink, red and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 57.2 x 46.4 cm (22 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.391

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles