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America paying homage to France

Two lengths of furnishing fabric stitched together and trimmed with braid; fabric patterned with the "America paying homage to France" showing the personification of America paying homage to France. This is an early version, printed before 1789 as France still wears a crown and there is a fleur...

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Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; gift to the MFA, April 2, 1951

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Jouy), 1785–90

Object Place

Jouy-en-Josas, France

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, copper-plate printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts