Piece of printed cotton

English
Late 18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

103 x 97.5 cm (40 9/16 x 38 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.837

Medium or Technique

Cotton printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground divided into vertical stripes; broad bands of dark brown ground having powder of floral sprigs and sprays of roses and marguerites arranged diagonally; narrow vertical stripes stimulating lace edged ribbons shaded from deep brownish red center out to yellow edge, and having diagonal serrated long leaves encircling them; design printed in reds, bluish green, blue and black; extra piece for duplicate collection. (Design also printed in yellow)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton