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Sepia-printed oval medallions showing busts of French rulers from Pharamond to Louis-Phillippe I, arranged on a ground of blue-green oak leaves on black. Along one long side, the inscription with manufacturer's name, etc. Bright blue outer border. Selvedges along shorter sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.

French (Bapeaume les Rouen), About 1830

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall (FLW): 85 x 74.5 cm (33 7/16 x 29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1941

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes