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Printed cotton: Médallions et Cartouches à l'Antique

Rectangular piece, "Médallions et Cartouches à l'Antique." Copperplate print in mauve on natural cotton. Oval medallions down center contain classical figure representing Wisdom. At either side, rows of rectangular cartouches containing carnations, petunias, roses, etc. Scrolls, busts, eroti...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Streeter

French (Juoy), About 1805

Object Place

Juoy, France

Accession Number

59.1041

Medium or Technique

Print on cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles