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Piece of brocade

Dull rose silk ground with a floral design on undulating lines, between bands of deep cream color. The other colors used in the design are green, yellowish green, yellow, two shades of blue, and silver thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French or Italian, Louis XV period,

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts