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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

27.551

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles