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Fabric length
Fabric length
Date:
ca. 1730–1740
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metallic Yarn; Plain Weave With Discontinous Supplementary-weft Patterning
Dimensions:
236.2 x 52.1 cm (93 x 20 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1995.19.2
Acquisition Date:
1995-03-02
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Art Trust Fund

Exhibition History:

Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

A polychrome silk brocade patterned with large-scale motifs of flowers bursting with seeds and pictorial elements consisting of a landscape with fountain and trees. The landscapes are partially "contained" by wide decorative elements. The panel has been pieced together along the central axis from two fragments; it has also been pieced across its width and has numerous small patches and repairs. DMott-4/03

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.