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Brocade fragment

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White corded silk ground of pinkish tone, on which is a design of waving ribbons and carnations, woven with white silk. Pieced. This silk may possibly have been pink.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Probably French, Probably late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 47 cm (27 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

95.1089

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles