1957.0125.0191 E Textile, printed obverse
  • 1957.0125.0191 E Textile, printed obverse
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Textile, printed (Ex-valance)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    Rouen, France, Europe

  • Date:

    1770-1790

  • Materials:

    Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Woven (plain), Mordant style, Block printed

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0125.019 E


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Object Number

1957.0125.019 E

Object Name

Textile, printed (Ex-valance)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

Rouen, France, Europe

Date

1770-1790

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Pinned on white tag; '57.125./ 19e / Dr. 64" [over] "T1294" (graphite)

Subjects

Indienne

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven (plain), Mordant style, Block printed

Dimensions (inches)

11.25 (L) , 8.75 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

28.575 (L) , 22.225 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are approximate due to inherent variability of textiles. Florence Montgomery determined warps per inch at 52. Vertical design repeat: 12.5 inches.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Chapter] Bide, Martin. Secrets of the Printer's Palette, Colors & Dyes in Rhode Island Quilts [Book] Welters, Linda & OrdoƱez, Margaret. Down by the Old Mill Stream: Quilts in Rhode Island. 83-121.
Information on mordant style and penciled blue, p. 88; 94-96; 101-104
[Book] Storey, Joyce. 1974 The Thames and Hudson Manual of Textile Printing.
Information on mordant style, p. 11-12