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Piece of brocade

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Blue and white brocaded ground, on this are symmetrically arranged bunches of carnations, roses, and other flowers, woven with dull pink, yellow, and green silk. Much faded and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Time of Louis 14th, 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.3 x 45.8 cm (26 1/2 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.854

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles