Furnishing panel: Chinese figures

After 1774
Bromley Hall


Object Place: Bromley Hall, Middlesex, England

Dimensions

190.5 x 70.5 cm (75 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1549

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave copperplate printed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

“Chinese Figures”. Bromley Hall. Panel, full loom width, with selvedges. Blue copperplate print on white ground. Man in Chinese costume, accompanied by boy with umbrella, walking up steps toward a pagoda with triple-tiered roof. Interspaces filled with sprays of fantastic, trumpet-shaped flowers, flowering branches and rococo scrolls. Cotton slightly browned; one tear, patched and darned; one small hole. The design surely after á PILLEMENT engraving.

Credit Line

Mrs. Samuel Cabot's Special Fund