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Fragment from a valence: Le Petit Buveur

Woodblock print in pinkish red on natural linen (warp) and cotton (weft) ground. Male figure with carafe in right hand and goblet in left, within a compartment framed by floral vines and swags. Stippled ground. Worn; edges frayed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter

French (Juoy), About 1770

Object Place

Juoy, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Print on cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts