Rectangular piece

French (Orleans)
1750–1800


Object Place: Orleans, France

Dimensions

45.8 x 56 cm (18 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1748

Medium or Technique

Cotton Printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Natural cotton ground powdered with small pointed ovals composed of red dots. Partial repeat; shows undulating brown branches bearing a variety of pink, red, blue and light ochre blossoms and leaves. A swallow in flight, upper left. Two repaired breaks at left.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund