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Brocade fragment

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Light blue satin ground on which is a design of zig-zag ribbon and bunches of flowers, woven with white, pink, green, yellow, and black silk.

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

96.412

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles