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Medium:
Medium: linen warp, cotton weft Technique: plain weave foundation; mordant for brown; printed by engraved copperplate
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1775–85
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Repeat of four oval-shaped outdoor scenes which fill the full width of the fabric. Scenes include: a covered wagon "Newcastle to London" and passengers; carriage with travelers hearing their fortune; two men fighting over two dead animals; and two women in a garden with gazebo, spied upon by a man behind a hedge. Pattern printed over both edges.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment
Accession Number:
1976-10-1
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1976-10-1