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Bedspread: The Four Seasons

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Bedspread, made of four widths, only one of which is complete; pieced in each lower corner. Brown ink on natural cotton. Design shows alternating horizontal bands of landscape with figures: at left, in first band, a pair of lovers in gardern (spring); at right, same figures walking in wheat...

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Gift of Mrs. W. Y. Peters

English, late 18th century

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204.5 x 184.5 cm (80 1/2 x 72 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton copperplate print and applied cotton fringe trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts