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Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: block printed on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
Germany or German colony in USA
Date:
19th century
Description:
Vertical serpentines of flowers form an ogival framework for vignette of dancing couple along with two small animals playing the drum and zither. German verse appears below the dancing couple. Printed in reddish-brown on natural linen ground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Benjamin Ginsburg
Accession Number:
1956-72-8
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1956-72-8