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Furnishing
  • Furnishing
    Manufacture Royale de Oberkampf a Jouy
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Furnishing

  • Place of origin:

    Jouy-en-Josas (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Manufacture Royale de Oberkampf a Jouy (Manufactured by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Museum number:

    T.115-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel of cotton printed in red and white, with scenes of groups of persons, a dying warrior, trophies of arms, buildings and tents, palm trees, tombs, etc. The ground is covered with a small diaper pattern of Gothic arcading. Portions have been quilted with white thread.

Place of Origin

Jouy-en-Josas (made)

Date

1800-1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Manufacture Royale de Oberkampf a Jouy (Manufactured by)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Marks and inscriptions

'MANUFACTURE DE OBERKAMPF A JOUY PRES VERSAILLES BON TEINT'

'349 TANCREDE'
Register notes 'and 349 TANCREDE and other items' are printed on the fabric (not visible in images). Print may depict scenes of the Crusader Tancredi from Gerusalemme liberata?

Dimensions

Length: 87 in, Width: 49 in

Object history note

Registered File number 1929/7314.

Descriptive line

Printed cotton, red on white; scenes of Tancred on gothic ground; Jouy, France, early 19th century.

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Trophies of arms; Warriors; Tents; Buildings; Palm trees; People; Death; Tombs

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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