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Rectangular piece: Départ pour la Chasse

French
1800–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 68.3 x 84.8 cm (26 7/8 x 33 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.1035

Medium or Technique

Print on cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Copperplate or roller print in mauve on natural cotton. Repeat composed of two figure groups on island units, one showing men in horse-cart going to the hunt (labelled on a rock DEPART POUR LA CHASSE) and men shooting. Signed F. PIETERS on rock below dog with duck in its mouth. Neither pattern nor cloth is full width. Two small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter