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Panel of brocade (one of two pieces)

Ground: Salmon-colored damask. Brocaded in polychrome silks, tinsel, tinsel wound on a silk core and frisé silver yarn. Undulating stems with flowers and leaves. Panel composed of three pieces. Lined with gold silk taffeta. Faded, worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Accession Number

48.1167a

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade; damask, frisé, taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles