Fragment of printed cotton "Belisarius"

French
First half of 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

18 x 48 cm (7 1/16 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.232

Medium or Technique

Cotton Printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment showing two scenes from the legend of Belisarius as a blind begger, printed in violet from an engraved copper-plate, or roller.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillips Ketchum