White satin ground powdered with small white crosses. Irregular forms woven with gold thread; from these spring flowers in strong blues, greens, and violets.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
French, Late 18th century
Height x width: 20 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (52.1 x 46.4 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin and gold-colored flat strip metal and gold-colored metallic wrapped on silk core thread brocade