User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Rectangular piece of printed cotton

Start collecting

Woodblock print on coarse cotton, in red, blue and purplish-black. On ground covered with black dots is an all-over design showing a single repeating motif: a bouquet of real and fantastic flowers, branches and leaves. Selvedge on right side. A few small holes.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French (Jouy), 18th century

Object Place

Jouy, France


55.3 x 50 cm (21 3/4 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts