Rectangular piece

French
Late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

73.5 x 89.8 cm (28 15/16 x 35 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1163

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Natural color cotton warp and weft. Printed with wood blocks in neutral red. Pattern shows pair of wide stripes composed of oval sections showing birds and flowers, between these are large bouquets and vignettes showing pairs of eagles by rocky crags. Selvedge on left edge. Slightly soiled and discolored; a few small stains, one break.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund