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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.580

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles