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Length of furnishing fabric: Monuments of Egypt

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Cotton, copperplate printed in brown. One selvedge, some tears. Design shows pyramids, obelisks, fortresses, pylons, sphinxes, camels and Egyptian figures dressed as philosophers against a ground of squares.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stanford Calderwood

Les Monuments d'Egypte

French, about 1808

Object Place

Jouy-en-Josas, France


95 x 249 cm (37 3/8 x 98 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; roller-printed in brown


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