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Piece of brocade

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Light blue silk ground; on this are two strips of flowers and two bunches of symmetrically arranged flowers, woven with light brown, yellow, pink, white, and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.5 x 46 cm (26 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.856

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles