Printed cotton fragment

English
1790–1810


Object Place: England

Dimensions

101 x 33.5 cm (39 3/4 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1049

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rectangular piece, made of two fragments sewn together. Fine natural cotton tabby ground, printed with woodblocks in polychrome colors. Pattern shows row of large-scale baskets containing roses, poppies, honeysuckle, etc.; blue ribbon tied into a bow through handle. Lilacs and other small blossoms in interspaces. Selvedge remains at left; contains two blue threads. Soiled and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter