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Fragment of brocade

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Fragment; heavy white silk ground with very incomplete design of large-scale, realistically drawn flowers and berries, brocaded with polychrome silks; left selvedge present.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 22.8 x 21.6 cm (9 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.1576

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles