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Printed cotton with scenes from the story of Joseph

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Printed with reddish violet. Scenes from the story of Joseph, with the subjects printed under each scene - "JOSEPH VENDU PAR SES FRERES" "LES FRERES DE JOSEPH ENVOIENT SA ROBE A JACOB" "JOSEPH EXPLIANT LES SONGES DE PHARAON" "JOSEPH SE FAIT RECONNAITRE DE SES FRERES". Pieced and...

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Gift of Mrs. Frank L. Perrin

French, late 18th or early 19th century


70.5 x 64.6 cm (27 3/4 x 25 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Copper plate engraving on cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts