Printed cotton: scenes from the life of Belisarius
Late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: France
105 x 88 cm (41 5/16 x 34 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Scenes from the life of Belisarius including: Belisarius presenting his daughter to the emperor; meeting of Belisarius and Gelimir; villagers doing homage to Belisarius; and Belisarius receiving alms. Ground of spirals. Two widths sewn together; probably roller printed; quality of engraving poor. Monochrome printed in purple. Condition: some tears and mends.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection