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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1610-1640 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brocatelle (silk and linen)

  • Museum number:

    276A-1902

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of brocatelle, the warp of red silk, the weft of yellow silk and light brown linen. Pattern of symmetrical plants repeated in rows within compartments outlined by detached floral stems and conventional fruit device.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1610-1640 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Brocatelle (silk and linen)

Dimensions

Length: 17.875 in, Width: 21.75 in

Object history note

Per Monsieur Chenue.

Purchased (with 276A-1902, £1 19s. 10d.). Registered File number 3721/1902. For report by Mr Walter Crane, see RP. 1421/1902. See also 90829/1901, 34533/1901.

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric, brocatelle in silk and linen, Italy, 1610-1640

Materials

Silk thread; Linen thread; Brocatelle

Techniques

Woven

Subjects depicted

Fruit; Floral patterns

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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