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Ground: cream-colored satin. All-over design, style of Jean Revel: bunches of heavy fruits and flowers woven with several shades of pink, green, and yellow silk and tarnished gold and silver thread (metal wound on silk). Selvedge with 6 cords. Several pieces sewed together.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French (Lyon), about 1730

Dimensions

Overall: 149.5 x 55.2 cm (58 7/8 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.475

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocaded with polychrome silk threads and lancé with gold metallic on silk-satin ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles