Fragment

French
early 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 70.5 x 82 cm (27 3/4 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.512

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white cotton. Design: Venus, Jupiter, Vulcan and Juno in vertical stripes separated and framed by narrow stripes of emblems and signs of the Zodiac printed in reddish purple from a copper-plate. Two pieces sewed together. See Guerinet Vielles Toiles de Jouy, plate 20. Same design as 14.939, but not from same plate.

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg