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Jui D' Enfants

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Jouy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Mrs Ann McColm.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of printed cotton toile de Jouy fabric. A large piece of green trellis/diaper grid containing dark blue printed designs and vignettes, some are larger vignettes superimposed on top of the green grid and partially 'concealing' motifs in the compartments of the grid. Great number of motifs and subjects, all with neoclassical Graeco-Roman theme.

Place of Origin

Jouy (made)


ca. 1900 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Marks and inscriptions

'Dessin 1693 / 50" Machine / D.P.355 Ramm, Son & Crocket / one colour s6257'
Paper label from the reference archive of Ramm, Son & Crocket, where this textile was originally kept.

'Jui D'Enfants'
Pencilled on the reverse of the textile.


Length: 130 cm, Width: 141 cm

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Jui D' Enfants' of printed cotton toile de Jouy, France, ca. 1900.


Cotton (textile)



Subjects depicted

Lozenges; Torchères (lamps); Olive branches; Swords; Grapes; Classical figures; Pomegranates (fruit); Knife; Tambourines; Ivy; Goats; Spade; Putti; Quivers; Drapery; Amphorae; Flowers; Ewers; Classical profile; Daisies; Panpipes; Masks; Stars; Eagles; Cornucopia; Trays; Hatchets; Mythology; Serpents; Spears; Rakes; Hearts (motifs); Bows (weapons); Corn-stalk; Nest; Tazza; Owls; Torches; Sacrifice; Festoons; Wreath; Shields; Mirrors; Birds of prey; Melody pipes; Urns; Lambs; Doves; Fruit; Laurel wreaths; Lyres; Altars; Arrows


Textiles; Interiors


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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