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Plaisirs Maritimes

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Jouy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plate-printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Mrs Ann McColm.

  • Museum number:

    T.206-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of toile de Jouy plate-printed cotton. Red printed on white depicting maritime and fishing subjects.

Place of Origin

Jouy (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Plate-printed cotton

Marks and inscriptions

'Plaisirs Maritimes'
Handwritten in pencil on reverse of design

'Manufacture Francaise de / Toile de Jouy / Nimero du dessin - 1015 / Largeurs établies ...80 & red.... / Largeurs des piece .................... / Prix ....................'
Paper label pasted to corner of textile.

Dimensions

Width: 78 cm, Length: 95 cm

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric of toile de Jouy plate-printed cotton 'Plaisirs Maritimes', Jouy, ca. 1900

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Plate-printing

Subjects depicted

Lighthouses; Boats; Children; Fishermen; Docks; Towers; Water; Lobster pot; Fishing rod; Cargo boats; Men; Baskets; Plants; Fishing vessels; Sailboats; Sea; Trees; Fishing net; Women; Harbours

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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