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Cream-colored ribbed silk ground, brocaded with silks in shades of pink, lavender, blue, green and black, and with gold and silver frisé yarns, plain gold yarn and flat gold wire. Right-hand part of symmetrical pattern showing a formal bouquet on central axis, flanked by undulating stripes...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 1700–50

Object Place

France

Dimensions

30.8 x 43 cm (12 1/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1754

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles