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Brocade

French, mid 18th Century panel, made up of seven pieces. Deep pink ribbed and figured taffeta ground, brocaded with polychrome silks, two types of gold yarn and two types of silver yarn. Small bouquets of roses and smaller blossoms with gold or silver leaves, arranged symmetrically and connected...

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Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve

French, mid-18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

59.210

Medium or Technique

Silks, brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles