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Copperplate printed in red by Robert Jones (inscribed: R. JONES 1761"). Design shows woman spinning and sheperd seated on stone wall playing flute. Print source is the etching by Nicholas Berghem, dated 1652 (MAF# HDP 8338).

Provenance

1960, transferred to the Tapestry Department from the Decorative Arts Reserve. (Accession Date: March 10, 1960)

Credit Line

Transfer

English (Old Ford, London), 1761

Object Place

London, Old Ford, East London, England

Dimensions

89 x 199.5 cm (35 1/16 x 78 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.177

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, copperplate-printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles