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Piece of brocade

Red satin ground. The design of conventional plant forms, is woven with green, yellow and white silk, and shows very strong Oriental influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

93.318

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles