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Piece of printed cotton

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Ground: cream-white cotton. Design: printed from wood blocks with red, violet, neutral yellow, and dark neutral violet lines and accents; border of urns containing piles of fruit, birds, and butterflies.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Wendell Townsend

Italian, 1830–50

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 81 cm (9 1/4 x 31 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.549

Medium or Technique

Cotton block-printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles