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Piece of brocade

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Brocaded in polychrome silks on a gorund of compound satin weave in red and cream-color. Symmetrical design of lacy ribbons and floral arrangements. Soiled and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 1700–50

Object Place

France

Dimensions

43.7 x 25 cm (17 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1582

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles