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Piece of brocade

Ground: cream-colored. Corded silk. All-over design, style of Jean Revel: heavy fruits and flowers in jug with handle supported by block resting on lump of earth; woven with green, yellowish green, yellow, brown, reddish orange, blue, and cream-colored silk. selvedge with 6 cords. Made up of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark

French, first half of 18th century

Accession Number

27.543

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles