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Piece of brocade

Deep violet ground, the design of groups of conventional leaves suggesting palmettes is of satin of the same color as the ground. "Piece of a brocaded petticoat that belonged to the grandmother of Dr. Furness the Clergyman of Philadelphia".

Provenance

"Piece of a brocaded petticoat that belonged to the grandmother of Dr. Furness the Clergyman of Philadelphia".

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland

English or French, 18th century

Accession Number

16.375

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles