Printed cotton: Jouy Print

French or English
Early 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 36 x 62 cm (14 3/16 x 24 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.941

Medium or Technique

Cotton copper-plate print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Copper plate engraving printed with reddish violet. The ground is covered with an all-over design of fan-shaped forms; on this are different scenes. In one are men and women dancing to the music of a bagpipe, an old man and a boy are watching them.

Provenance

Purchased of F. H. Bigelow

Credit Line

Museum purchase