Printed cotton length

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

76 x 68 cm (29 15/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1045

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length, full loom width. Block print in red, blue and black on natural cotton (weft) and linen (warp) fabric. Oval and decorated round medallions show nude children playing or gathering flowers. In interspaces, leaves and flowering branches, suggesting swags, cover the ground. Ends fraying.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter