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Printed cotton

Fragment. Ground: white cotton. Design: printed from wood-blocks, with red, blue, violet, and black; border on one side of flowers, steps, trees, and ruins, main field powdered with small floral sprigs.

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Gift of Charles Wendell Townsend

Italian, 1830–50

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Printed cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts