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Textile (France), ca. 1790

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by woodblock or relief rollers; plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase in memory of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 57.9 x 74.9 cm (22 13/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

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Textile (France), ca. 1790; cotton; Warp x Weft: 57.9 x 74.9 cm (22 13/16 x 29 1/2 in.); Museum purchase in memory of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1941-28-3

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