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Printed cotton: General Taylor at the Battle of Palo Alto, May 8, 1846

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Rectangular piece, "General Taylor at the Battle of Palo Alto, May 8, 1846." Roller and block print in shades of neutral purple, olive, gold and red. General seated, side-saddle, on horse at center pointing to battle scene sketchily indicated in distance. Scene framed by branches of flowers on...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter

Probably American, 1846

Object Place

U.S.A. (probably)


48.2 x 37.5 cm (19 x 14 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Print on cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts