Length of furnishing fabric

English (Old Ford, London)
1761
Printer Robert Jones (English, worked second half of 18th century), After Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683)


Object Place: London, Old Ford, East London, England

Dimensions

89 x 199.5 cm (35 1/16 x 78 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.177

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, copperplate-printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Copperplate printed in red by Robert Jones (inscribed: R. JONES 1761”). Design shows woman spinning and sheperd seated on stone wall playing flute. Print source is the etching by Nicholas Berghem, dated 1652 (MAF# HDP 8338).

Provenance

1960, transferred to the Tapestry Department from the Decorative Arts Reserve. (Accession Date: March 10, 1960)

Credit Line

Transfer