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Brocade fragment

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Blue silk ground. The design of a waving ribbon and bunches of flowers is woven with white, yellow, orange, red, light brown, green, and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

47 x 53.5 cm (18 1/2 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.403a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles