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Piece of printed cotton

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Piece, erregular shape, vaguely oval, with four semi-circles cut out at edges (probably a chair seat). Red woodblock (?) print on white ground pattern shows two pictorial oval medallions alternating horizontally and vertically. In one, a milkmaid at a churn before a farm; in the other, chickens...

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Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund

French, Early 19th century

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69 x 72.5 cm (27 3/16 x 28 9/16 in.)

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Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts