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Fragment : The Judgment of Paris

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Ground: white cotton. Design: Paris, as a shepherd seated at the entrance of a hut, over the door of which is a band inscribed LA DITCHA Y SOL E DAD (happiness and solitude); he offers an apple to Venus, who stands between Minerva and Juno; printed in reddish purple from a copper-plate.

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg

Spanish, early 19th century

Dimensions

59.2 x 29.2 cm (23 5/16 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

33.513

Medium or Technique

Cotton Printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles