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Company:
Nixon & Co., 1705 - 1765  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved plate on plain weave foundation; plain weave has paired warps and paired wefts
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft (a): 18 × 231.5 cm (7 1/16 in. × 7 ft. 7 1/8 in.)
Warp x Weft (b): 44.5 × 88 cm (17 1/2 × 34 5/8 in.)
Warp x Weft (c): 45.5 × 87.5 cm (17 15/16 × 34 7/16 in.)
Warp x Weft (d): 44 × 87 cm (17 5/16 × 34 1/4 in.)
Warp x Weft (e): 42 × 15.5 cm (16 9/16 × 6 1/8 in.)
Warp x Weft (f): 40.5 × 15 cm (15 15/16 × 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Fragments
Made in:
Phipps Bridge, near Merton, England
Date:
ca. 1775
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A valance and five fragments of a pattern showing two chinoiserie scenes; the first a woman and children in front of a stall with urns, man leaning on counter; the other a seated couple, the man playing a musical instrument with two children and an adult in the background. In red on white.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1995-50-72-a/f
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4214755cc-00c8-48c9-958e-f93b3fe17df0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1995-50-72-a_f