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Valance fragment (one of seven)

Muslin ground, covered with tiny black dots. Woodblock pattern in red, blue, neutral yellow and green shows a windmill on a hill and a variety of real and fantastic blossoms and plants scattered over ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

French, 1750–1800

Object Place

France

Accession Number

42.211d

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles