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Fragment of brocade

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Brocaded in white and shades of green and rose on a ground of white compound weave. Curving ribbons with wavy vines of rosebuds and floral sprays. Soiled, worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

24 x 34 cm (9 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1577

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles