Requires Photography

Textile panel: Farm-yard Scene, Dancing, Haycart

English
1775–1800


Object Place: England

Dimensions

135 x 71.5 cm (53 1/8 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.584

Medium or Technique

Cotton, copperplate engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Copperplate engraving, printed in red on tabby-woven cotton ground. Vignettes show men riding in a hay wagon, steer drinking, men and women dancing in a circle, pigs in a sty, a man leaving his cottage carrying a jug. Some light brown stains; a few holes; one patch. Both selvedges present, show blue threads. hemmed top and bottom. Also 9 matching pieces for use, not to be registered.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert B. Choate