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Elaborately figured ivory ground, brocaded with silks in shades of blue, green, pink, brown, and gray. Point repeat on vertical axis, pattern shows large blue blossom in center, flanked by smaller blue flowers on stalks; above and below, pink-brown blossoms. Smaller purple, pink and yellow, and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

59.578

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles