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Piece of printed cotton

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Piece. On a natural ground (linen warp, cotton weft), an all-over design of various real and fantastic blossoms, printed with a wood-block in shades of red, yellow, green, blue, violet, and black. Good condition; one small brown stain. Selvedges at both sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, probably Jouy, Last quarter 18th century

Object Place

Jouy, France


20.4 x 80 cm (8 1/16 x 31 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton Printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts