Textile: "Penn's Treaty with the Indians" (after a painting by Benjamin West), printed cotton

English
about 1800


Dimensions

58.6 x 71.5 cm (23 1/16 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.526

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white cotton. Design: printed in red from copperplate, “Penn’s treaty with the Indians” after painting in Independance Hall, Philadelphia, by Benjamin West. This differs in details and rendering from print after same painting in Metropolitan Museum. (24.109.105). Framed in curly maple.

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman