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Brocaded silk panel

Gros de Tours brocaded with polychrome silk threads. Bizarre silk made of blue gros de Tours brocaded with a design of flowers and feathers in ivory-colored, yellow and blue silk threads and rust-colored and gray silk chenille threads. Condition: Good.

Credit Line

Gift of Nathaniel T. Dexter

Spanish, About 1720s

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 530.9 x 57.8 cm (209 x 22 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.632

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade, chenille, Gros de Tours brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles