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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground divided into irregular shapes by white forms dotted with sprays of various flowers; woven with pink, white, blue, gray, green, and yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 40.6 cm (26 3/4 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

96.400

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles