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Rectangular piece of printed cotton

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Irregular at left Engraved desing printed in pinkish-red on plain cotton. An all-over pattern showing oval medallions with busts of Louis XVI alternating with the arms of France on a ground of stripes and fleurs-de-lys. Selvedge at right. One tear center botton; a few slmall brown stains.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, About 1785

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 50.5 x 68 cm (19 7/8 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.732

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles