Printed cotton and linen piece: Lord Charlemont at the Provincial Review in Phoenix Park, Dublin, June 3, 1782 (The Volunteer Furniture)

1783


Object Place: Leixlip, Ireland

Dimensions

76.7 x 105 cm (30 3/16 x 41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1177

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton plain weave copperplate printed and hand colored

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Printed by Thomas Harpur. Panel. “The Volunteer Furniture”. Ground fabric of linen warp and cottom weft, printed with copper-plate in dark brown; yellow, blue, green (yellow over blue), red and brown, all added seperately. Represents the Provincial Review held at Phoenix Park, Dublin, on June 3, 1782, Lord Charlement the reviewing general; and shows rows of soldiers, mounted soldiers, tents, coaches, houses, deer in a forest, a column and miscellaneous figures. Large areas of solid brown rotted out. Both selvedges intact.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield