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Part of a narrow valance

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Part of a narrow valence, in two pieces, seamed. Copperplate (and block?) print in red on fine natural cotton. Lozenge trellis formed of bundles of leaves connected by rosette-wheels. In compartments, against shaded ground, a variety of trophies, baskets, instruments, etc. Slightly stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter

French, 1800–25

Object Place

France

Dimensions

29.2 x 93.2 cm (11 1/2 x 36 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1044

Medium or Technique

Cotton printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles