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Rectangular piece of printed cotton

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Coarse cotton ground, printed with woodblocks in brownish purple. Two vertical repeats of design showing two seated women, a goat, and a man in a wooded area. The man holds the goat's head while one woman lifts its leg and a child in her lap drinks from its udder. The other woman holds two...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

56 x 46.5 cm (22 1/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.328

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles