Furnishing panel: Chinese figures

After 1774
Bromley Hall

Object Place: Bromley Hall, Middlesex, England


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave copperplate printed

Not On View


Textiles and Fashion Arts



“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