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Panel of brocade

Panel. Ground: yellow silk, a slightly greenish tone, with a warp figure. Design: conventionalized flowers growing from undulating stems woven with metal thread and violet, pink, blue, green, yellow, and cream silk. Worn, stained, and cracked. Pieced. Edged with gold galloon.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lee Porter

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

47.1492

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles