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Rectangular piece of printed cotton

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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

49.323

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles