Printed cotton with scenes from the story of Joseph
late 18th or early 19th century
70.5 x 64.6 cm (27 3/4 x 25 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Copper plate engraving on cotton
Not On View
Printed with reddish violet. Scenes from the story of Joseph, with the subjects printed under each scene - “JOSEPH VENDU PAR SES FRERES” “LES FRERES DE JOSEPH ENVOIENT SA ROBE A JACOB” “JOSEPH EXPLIANT LES SONGES DE PHARAON” “JOSEPH SE FAIT RECONNAITRE DE SES FRERES”. Pieced and torn.
Gift of Mrs. Frank L. Perrin