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Brocaded silk (one of two)

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Two pieces. Brocaded in polychrome silks on a compound satin ground. (b) has a wide satin stripe in the center shading from white through yellow to tan, with scattered small leaf motifs. On either side, a leafy floral vine brocaded on a ribbed silk ground. (a) brocaded with a symmetrical...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Italian,

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

36.9 x 20.5 cm (14 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.303a

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles