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Natural cotton ground powdered with small pointed ovals composed of red dots. Partial repeat; shows undulating brown branches bearing a variety of pink, red, blue and light ochre blossoms and leaves. A swallow in flight, upper left. Two repaired breaks at left.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

French (Orleans), 1750–1800

Object Place

Orleans, France


45.8 x 56 cm (18 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton Printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts