Requires Photography

Rectangular piece

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

34 x 66.5 cm (13 3/8 x 26 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1046

Medium or Technique

Print on cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woodblock print in shades of red, neutral yellow, blue, and black, on natural cotton. Oval medallion shows composition of instruments, birds, and flowers; below, a swag of flowers. Next unit shows part of a bouquet tied with a ribbon bow. Ground shows damask pattern in red. Frayed edges; a number of holes; two patches.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter