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Rectangular fragment of printed cotton

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Engraved design printed in mauve on plain cotton shows Joan of Arc with banner leading French against attacking English soldiers on a parapet. Parts of other scenes above and below. Selvedge at right. Several brownish stains. A few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

French (Rouen ?), about 1820

Object Place

Rouen (?), France

Dimensions

Overall: 40.5 x 44 cm (15 15/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1351

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles