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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground, fancy weave, on this is a design of shell-like forms holding large flowers, woven with blue, pink, yellow, green and black silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 47.6 cm (27 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.373

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles