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Rectangular piece of printed cotton

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Buff-colored cotton ground, printed in pale pink and brown. Pattern shows groups of pseudo-Chinese figures and architecture, ships, tropical plants and strings of paper lanterns. Complete selvedges left and right.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund and Contributions

French (Jouy), 1830–50

Object Place

Jouy, France


Overall (FLW): 56 x 74.5 cm (22 1/16 x 29 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton print


Textiles and Fashion Arts