Love and Friendship -cotton printed piece

French
first half, 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

52 x 84 cm (20 1/2 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.233

Medium or Technique

Cotton printed from engraved copper plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece showing nymph beside altar inscribed “L’Amitié ne’craint du Temps”, below Time being rowed by Cupid, and Time rowing a sleeping Cupid, printed in red from engraved copper-plate, or roller. Rust stains and nail holes along side and lower edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillips Ketchum