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Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved roller on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Fragments
Made in:
possibly England
possibly USA
Date:
mid- 19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Fragments of valance or bed skirt. Thin woven cotton with repeating floral pattern in blue on yellow. Dominant design feature is a large curled leaf containing cut flowers. Background printed with minute dots giving almost solid effect. Diagonally oriented design.
Credit Line:
Gift of Harold M. Bailey
Accession Number:
1960-79-48-a/c
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1960-79-48-a_c