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Fragment of brocade [one of three]

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a) composed of a number of pieces sewed together and mounted on stretcher; strong medium blue satin ground with closely-spaced, large-scale, all-over design (incomplete) of white scalloped-edged ogives with outer frame of lacy points; each ogive having a symmetrical arrangement of flowers,...

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Credit Line

Gif of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

75 x 71 cm (29 1/2 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3212a

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles