User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Love and Friendship -cotton printed piece

Start collecting

Piece showing nymph beside altar inscribed "L'Amitié ne'craint du Temps", below Time being rowed by Cupid, and Time rowing a sleeping Cupid, printed in red from engraved copper-plate, or roller. Rust stains and nail holes along side and lower edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillips Ketchum

French, first half, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

52 x 84 cm (20 1/2 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.233

Medium or Technique

Cotton printed from engraved copper plate

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles