Rectangular piece of printed cotton

French, Nantes (?)
1815


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 72 x 80.5 cm (28 3/8 x 31 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.265

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

(Lower right corner cut) Engraved design printed in mauve on plain cotton shows four scenes with people and animals engaged in various activities, labeled Route de St. Cloud, Route de Poissy, Les Joueurs de Boules and Le Joueur de Cornemuse. On side of stone in center of composition: Delmès Sculpsit. Several breaks and tears have ben darned. Long yellow-brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell