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Two pieces of printed cotton, sewn together

French (Nantes)
18th century

Object Place: Nantes, France


98.5 x 100 cm (38 3/4 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Two pieces, rectangular, sewn together, each with both selvedges. Three stripes made of undulating, intertwined bands: one of blue and white smoke-like mass, the other of floral vine on a spotted ground in aubergine and white. Between these, vertically repeated sprig of fantastic flower, aubergine and blue, on ground peppered with black spots. All forms outlined in black.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund