1960.1043 A Waistcoat, Book image C12
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Waistcoat

  • Category:

    Textiles (Clothing)

  • Place of Origin:

    United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1740-1760

  • Materials:

    Cotton; Linen

  • Techniques:

    Block printed, Mordant style, Woven (plain)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1960.1043 A, B


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Object Number

1960.1043 A, B

Object Name

Waistcoat

Category

Textiles (Clothing)

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

United States, North America

Secondary Place of Origin

England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1740-1760

Materials

Cotton; Linen

Techniques

Block printed, Mordant style, Woven (plain)

Dimensions (inches)

17 (L) , 13 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

43.18 (L) , 33.02 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are approximate due to the inherent variability of textiles. (Conservation, 2009)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Montgomery, Florence. 1970 Printed Textiles: English and American Cottons and Linens 1700-1850.
Published: p. 118, fig. 73 a, b, information on the fabric origins
[Book] Storey, Joyce. 1974 The Thames and Hudson Manual of Textile Printing.
Information on mordant style, pp. 11-12
[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, pp. 88, 101-104
[Catalogue] Victoria and Albert Museum, et al. 1960 Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of English Chintz: English Printed Fabrics from their Origins until the Present Day; Victoria and Albert Museum, London, May 18th to July 17th, 1960. 75
Textile with similar design: #5.
[Book] Eaton, Linda. 2014 Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons and Linens 1700-1850.
Published: p. 159, C012, C012a