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Brocade

French, mid 18th Century panel. Bright mustard yellow ribbed and figured taffeta ground, brocaded with polychrome silks and three kinds of silver yarn. Small bouguets of roses and smaller blossoms, with silver leaves, arranged symetrically and connected in undulating lines by leafy green stalks....

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Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve

French, mid-18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

59.209

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles