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Natural color cotton warp and weft. Printed with wood blocks in neutral red. Pattern shows pair of wide stripes composed of oval sections showing birds and flowers, between these are large bouquets and vignettes showing pairs of eagles by rocky crags. Selvedge on left edge. Slightly soiled and...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, Late 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

73.5 x 89.8 cm (28 15/16 x 35 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1163

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles