Printed fabric

Italian (Genoa)
early 19th century


Dimensions

238.5 x 274.5 cm (93 7/8 x 108 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.324

Medium or Technique

Cotton printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton. The design of a hill upon which animals are grazing and from which one large and one small tree grow, is of red, violet, blue, yellow and crown. The trees bear a variety of flowers, and birds. Stained in the middle from hair oil. An engraving given by Mrs. Henry T. Shaw, Jan. 4, 1906, to the Print Dept. illustrates the use. Patched.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift