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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground, on which is a design of large flowers and leaves, woven with strong pink, green, yellow, black, white, violet, and gray silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 19.7 cm (27 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.398

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles