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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground on which is a design of large carnations, roses, tulips and other flowers, in silk and velvet. The design is woven with deep salmon pink, yellow, light blue, light tan color, green, white, and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.3 x 28.5 cm (26 1/2 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.399

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles