"Blue Jays and Flowers", printed cotton
Object Place: England
103.2 x 62.5 cm (40 5/8 x 24 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton roller print
Not On View
Panel, made of two pieces sewn together. Roller (and block?)-printed tabby-woven cotton, glazed. On a brown ground patterned to resemble tree bark, a drop-repeated unit showing two violet and blue birds and a bouquet of lilies, primroses and morning-glories. Larger piece shows full loom width and has both selvedges; smaller piece has one selvedge. Hemmed top and bottom.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore W. Cousins