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Four panels of red printed fabric sewn together; red floral trails pattern with large exotic flowers and cross-hatched stems, thicker vine with beaded center and flower baskets; blue threads in selvages

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout

American (English textile), last quarter of the 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

England (textile)

Dimensions

Overall: 276.4 x 255.8 cm (108 13/16 x 100 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.595

Medium or Technique

Plate-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, plate