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Brocade fragment

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White corded silk ground on which is a design of flowers, fruit, and three arched forms, woven with pink, green, yellow, and blue silk. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68 x 46 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.921

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles