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Printed cotton

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Ground: cream-white cotton. Design: printed from wood blocks with red, blue, yellow, green (yellow on blue), and black lines on festooned draperies with fringe and tassels, and branches bearing leaves, flowers, and acorns. Very much worn and torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Wendell Townsend

Italian, 1830–50


Overall: 57.5 x 56.5 cm (22 5/8 x 22 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts