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Printed cotton

English
1815


Object Place: England

Dimensions

147 x 149 cm (57 7/8 x 58 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2381

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Polychrome woodblock printed cotton with original glazing depicting palm trees and pheasants, a popular subject around 1815. This pattern was designed by Charles Swainson of the Bannister Hall printworks near Preston, Lancashire. Cf. 45.720, an English roller and surface printed imitation of this popular print. Condition: faded and brittle in places.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection