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Piece of brocade

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Crimson satin ground, on this is a design of formal symmetrical floral and fruit devices set between fan-shape figures from which spring large prony-like flowers; woven with dark and light blue, green, and yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French(?), 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 67.5 x 46.1 cm (26 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.320

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles