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Long cotton piece

Copperplate engraving printed in mauve on tabby-woven cotton ground. Against a shaded background sewn with ovals, parts of four vignettes: two virtually complete ones show a battle scene alternating with a group of three men, one of whom, in toga-like garb, points to a sailing vessel. Only small...

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Gift of Mrs. Robert B. Choate

French, 1800–50

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Print on cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts