1952.0336 A Textile, printed obverse
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Textile, printed (Ex-window hanging)

  • Category:

    Textiles

  • Place of Origin:

    England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1760-1790

  • Materials:

    Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Woven (plain), Block printed, Mordant style

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0336 A-M


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Object Number

1952.0336 A-M

Object Name

Textile, printed (Ex-window hanging)

Category

Textiles

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1760-1790

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Woven (plain), Block printed, Mordant style

Dimensions (inches)

Dimensions (centimeters)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are approximate due to the inherent variability of textiles. (Conservation, 2009). Florence Montgomery determined warps per inch at 36. Vertical design repeat: 29.5 inches.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[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 print? #16
[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, p. 88, 101-104
[Book] Storey, Joyce. 1974 The Thames and Hudson Manual of Textile Printing.
Information on mordant style and copper plate printing, p. 11-12, 61-66