Length: The Turf Inn

English
late 18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

67 x 130 cm (26 3/8 x 51 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.1073

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

“The Turf Inn” pattern. Right and left selvages intact. No seams; top and bottom edges hemmed. cotton printed by copper plate, sepia color. Repeat shows rural sporting scene with an inn, bearing sign “The Turf Inn,” in the lower left, with a carriage and horses in the center. Above are three horses and riders engaged in a race, spectators in background. Horizontal stain through right center. Condition generally good.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Hamilton Parker