Requires Photography

Quilt

French (Jouy)
about 1905
Designed by Jean-Baptiste Huet (French, 1745–1811)


Object Place: Jouy, France

Dimensions

77 x 127 cm (30 5/16 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

51.2809

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Quilted panel of roller printed cotton. Design of “Le loup et l’agneau” or “Diane et Venus” by J.B. Huet for Oberkampf factory. Figures surrounded by vases, with acanthus leaves, drapery and medallions over an underlying reticular pattern. Reds and yellows on a cotton ground; white cotton wedding and a white cotton backing. Slightly soiled; some edges slightly tattered.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection