Requires Photography

Printed cotton

French
1810–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 54.3 x 69.9 cm (21 3/8 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.1043

Medium or Technique

Print on cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular piece, with ruffles along ends. Copperplate print in mauve on natural cotton. Repeat composed of four figure groups showing domestic rural activities including dancing, spinning, family lounging, etc. Ground shows all-over shaded and cusped scales. Worn, stained, a few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter