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Printed cotton

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Hand-printed, probably from woodblocks. Pale brown cotton, striped with slightly darker brown. The design consists of a repetition of bunches of flowers, printed with red, neutral violet, blue, and neutral yellow, outlined with black.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Wendell Townsend

English, first half 19th century


71 x 50 cm (27 15/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts