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Red printed textile fragment on white ground, scenes of men and women in 18th-century costume among ruins, trees, flowers, and a stone building in lower left corner

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Chintz

"The Padlock"

English, used in America, 1770s

Place of Use

probably New England, United States

Place of Manufacture

England

Dimensions

107.2 x 68.2 cm (42 3/16 x 26 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1784

Medium or Technique

Plate-printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, plate