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Piece of brocade

Gray-blue satin ground, with the design of symmetrical and unsymmetrical branches of leaves and flowers, and forms that suggest hearts woven with white, green and écru silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.263

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles