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Piece of brocade

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Bright blue satin ground closely covered by two unsymmetrical stripes of flowers and two symmetrically arranged flowers, woven with golden brown, green, pink and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, Late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.5 x 46.5 cm (26 9/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.859

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles