1952.0280 D textile, printed obverse
  • 1952.0280 D textile, printed obverse
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Textile, printed

  • Category:

    Textiles

  • Place of Origin:

    New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1800-1840

  • Materials:

    Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Woven (plain), Block printed, Resist style

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0280 D


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Object Number

1952.0280 D

Object Name

Textile, printed

Category

Textiles

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

New England, United States, North America

Date

1800-1840

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Pinned on tag; "52.280 / Discharge d" [over] "From / back of / picture / 1800-1840" (Graphite, ink)
2. Label; Pinned on tag; "Drawer 4" (graphite)

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven (plain), Block printed, Resist style

Dimensions (inches)

13 (L) , 8 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

33.02 (L) , 20.32 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are approximate due to the inherent variability of textiles. Vertical design repeat: 2.5 inches Horizontal design repeat: Not applicable, half-drop Selvedge width: No selvedge

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Storey, Joyce. 1974 The Thames and Hudson Manual of Textile Printing.
Information on Resist style, p. 11
[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 Resist style, pp. 88, 92-94