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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1916.397
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Fragment of Dress Fabric
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
first quarter 17th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Spain
Culture
Spanish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/198459
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk
Technique
Brocade
Dimensions
29.85 x 13.34 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Provenance
Denman W. Ross, Cambridge, MA; his gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1916.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1916
Object Number
1916.397
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Silk ribbed (warp-faced) brocade fragment with purple ground and polychromed floral sprigs (turquoise, yellow, orange, green, gold and pink).

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