1958.0069.001 Textile, printed obverse
  • 1958.0069.001 Textile, printed obverse
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Textile, printed

  • Category:

    Textiles

  • Place of Origin:

    Jouy-En-Josas, Île-de-France , France, Europe

  • Date:

    1815-1820

  • Materials:

    Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Woven (plain), Mordant style, Discharge style, Block printed

  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.0069.001


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Object Number

1958.0069.001

Object Name

Textile, printed

Category

Textiles

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

Jouy-En-Josas, Île-de-France , France, Europe

Origin Notes

This textile was printed in France, possibly in Jouy, between 1815 and 1820.

Date

1815-1820

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Pinned on Red tag; "Dr.65 / T327 / study / 58.69.1" [over] "T327 / study" (graphite, ink)
2. Label; Pinned on tag; "M58.69.1 / T327" (graphite)

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven (plain), Mordant style, Discharge style, Block printed

Dimensions (inches)

43 (L) , 27 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

109.22 (L) , 68.58 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are approximate due to the inherent variability of textiles. Vertical design repeat: 5.375 inches

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Schoeser, Mary & Dejardin, Kathleen. 1991 French Textiles from 1760 to the Present. 224.
Textile with similar print, p. 69
[Chapter] Bide, Martin. Secrets of the Printer's Palette, Colors & Dyes in Rhode Island Quilts, in Welters, Linda & Ordoñez, Margaret. Down by the Old Mill Stream: Quilts in Rhode Island. 83-121.
Information on mordant style and Turkey Red, p. 88, 101-104, 106-107
[Book] Storey, Joyce. 1974 The Thames and Hudson Manual of Textile Printing.
Information on mordant style, pp. 11-12
[Book] Bredif, Josette. 1989 Printed French Fabrics: Toiles de Jouy.
Information on Christophe Widmer (see Notes), p. 30-37