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Brocade fragment

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Crimson ground. The design of clusters of naturalistic rose-like flowers and a twisting ribbon is woven with crimson, blue, orange, red, brown, white and green silk, and gold thread. Patched.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 46.4 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

02.319

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles