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Printed Cotton

1690-1710 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Block printed cotton with design of foliage or exotic plants, a woman woman wearing dress fashions of late 17th or early 18th century and holding a fan and a flower. Red ground, pattern in white and black. Slightly worn around the edges. Probably about one repeat of the pattern.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Block-printed, madder dyed cotton
Brief Description
block, 1670-1729, Dutch
Physical Description
Block printed cotton with design of foliage or exotic plants, a woman woman wearing dress fashions of late 17th or early 18th century and holding a fan and a flower. Red ground, pattern in white and black. Slightly worn around the edges. Probably about one repeat of the pattern.
Dimensions
  • Length: 59.7cm
  • Width: 48.9cm
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Sarah Grant, Toiles de Jouy. French Printed Cottons, V&A Publishing, 2010, p. 12, Fig. 4.
Collection
Accession Number
T.368-1919

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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