"Blind Man's Buff" and "Judgment of Paris", printed cotton

English
1790–1800


Object Place: England

Dimensions

139.5 x 65.5 cm (54 15/16 x 25 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.130

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length. “Blind Man’s Buff” and “Judgment of Paris”. Natural cotton tabby ground, printed with copperplates in blue. Two scenes alternate vertically, each occupying full width of cloth. One shows four girls playing blind man’s buff; the other shows a shepherd, seated at left and three standing women in classical costume. Both selvedges present. Narrow band sen along top. Edges faded and browned.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Goss