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Parasol cover section

French, used in America
1830s


Place of Manufacture: France; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 34.3 cm (10 5/8 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1743

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp-printed (chiné)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Personal accessories

Light green section of a parasol cover; image of a fountain and pool with three sheep, a shepherdess, and a nude figure in different shades of green; selvedge hemmed across bottom

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone