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Ground: cream white corded silk. Design: sprays of small conventionalized roses growing from an undulating line woven (broché) with pink, pinkish violet, green and a little yellow, and neutral yellow, with subsidiary pattern of lace and flowers woven with white weft of ground. Worn and torn,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 44.5 x 54.6 cm (17 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1043

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles