User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Piece of brocade

Green satin ground. The design of conventional leaves and flowers, with interlocking stems, and winged griffins, is woven with yellow and white silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Spanish, Probably 16th century

Accession Number

96.646

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles