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Piece of brocade

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Yellow silk ground; on this are two rows of tall conventional flowering plants, woven with pale yellow, light green, deep blue and silver. Stained and worn.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Dimensions

65.5 x 69.5 cm (25 13/16 x 27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16.276

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored metallic thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles