Printed cotton: General Taylor at the Battle of Palo Alto, May 8, 1846
Object Place: U.S.A. (probably)
48.2 x 37.5 cm (19 x 14 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Print on cotton
Not On View
Rectangular piece, “General Taylor at the Battle of Palo Alto, May 8, 1846.” Roller and block print in shades of neutral purple, olive, gold and red. General seated, side-saddle, on horse at center pointing to battle scene sketchily indicated in distance. Scene framed by branches of flowers on olive and purple ground. Selvedge at right.
Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter