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Piece of brocade

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White silk ground, fancy weave; on this are large bunches of flowers woven with pink, yellow, light green, brown, and black silk, and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 46.4 cm (9 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.377

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles