Design for a textile

One of 177 textile designs

French
early 19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (6.1 x 11.8 cm)

Accession Number

2013.383

Medium or Technique

Ink, opaque watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Labels with inventory numbers 393 and 2
Designs wrapped in paper inscribed: "Bordures genres Guirlandes tapis anciennes taifies par Monsieur L.G. en 1824. Sorties des cartes d'echantillons" and "Bordures & interieurs fichus fantaisies Tapis sorties des Cartes d'Echat. en 1824"

Provenance

2012, Antiquariat H. Carlsen, Kiel, Germany; 2012, sold by Carlsen to Charles B. Wood, Bookseller, Cambridge, MA; 2013, sold by Charles Wood to the MFA. (Accession date: January 30, 2013)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund