Les Losanges furnishing fabric

French (Juoy-en-Josas)
About 1800
Designed by Jean-Baptiste Huet (French, 1745–1811), Printed by Manufacture Royale de Oberkampf à Jouy


Object Place: Juoy, France

Dimensions

90.7 x 95.8 cm (35 11/16 x 37 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1042

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, copperplate-printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Copperplate print in mauve on natural cotton. Circular and lozenge medallions, containing figures in classical style, superimposed on a lozenge trellis ground enclosing trophies, compositions of birds, fruits, etc. Worn; cotton browned; a number of small holes. Both selveges present. Narrow strip of same fabric sewn along right side.

Provenance

1959, Mrs. Edward C. Streeter, Stonington, CT; gift of Mrs. Streeter to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter