Green satin ground, on which is part of a design of flowers, leaves and waving bands, woven with green, blue, faded pink, and white silk, and silver and gold thread. 7 fragments pieced together to make a full width.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection, Gift to the MFA, 1896.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
French, early 18th century
Overall: 54.6 x 36.8 cm (21 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; satin damask with supplementary continuous silk patterning wefts, brocaded with silk and gilt metallic thread