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Piece of brocade

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White and green brocaded silk ground on which is a design of a basket holding one flower and leaves and scattered sprays of poppy-like flowers, woven with pink, red, white, yellow, and blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 50.2 x 47 cm (19 3/4 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.855

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles