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Brocade fragment

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Corded blue silk ground. The design of waving stems bearing flowers and separate bunches of flowers is woven with yellow, green, white, pink, red, light tan color and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 46.4 cm (27 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.411

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles