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Printed cotton: Jouy Print

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Copper plate engraving printed with reddish violet. The ground is covered with an all-over design of fan-shaped forms; on this are different scenes. In one are men and women dancing to the music of a bagpipe, an old man and a boy are watching them.

Provenance

Purchased of F. H. Bigelow

Credit Line

Museum purchase

French or English, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 36 x 62 cm (14 3/16 x 24 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.941

Medium or Technique

Cotton copper-plate print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles