Rectangular fragment. "Florian's Fables"

French
Early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

49 x 54 cm (19 5/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.2602

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Engraved design, printed in violet. Circular, oval, and octagonal medalions containing illustrations of fables, on ground striped with rows of rosetts and fascines. The fables include “La Lionne qui a perdu Ses Lionceaux”, “L e Renard et le Buste”, “Le Rat et l’éléphant”, etc.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund