Printed cotton: La Marchande d'Amour
Object Place: Jouy, France
50.2 x 38 cm (19 3/4 x 14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Engraved design, printed in violet and golden yellow. Ground shows lozenge network with daisy in each compartment. In hexagonal medallion, an elderly winged man breaks the bow of Eros? who is consoled by a woman at right. In urn-shaped medallion below, a cherub riding a bow and quiver as a boat. Selvedge and edge of plates at right. A few small holes.
Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell