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Decoupage, Japanese Motifs, 1803

This is a Decoupage. It was published by James Williamson. It is dated 1803 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is brown ink and watercolor on cream-colored paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

  • Rangoon Teapot, ca. 1878–85
  • glazed earthenware with transfer-printed decoration.
  • Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection.
  • 1999-42-4-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25.5 × 35.3 cm (10 1/16 × 13 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

In center: "Pub. and sold 1803 by J. Williamson, No. 26 Strand, London"

Cite this object as

Decoupage, Japanese Motifs, 1803; Published by James Williamson ; brown ink and watercolor on cream-colored paper; H x W: 25.5 × 35.3 cm (10 1/16 × 13 7/8 in.); 1948-89-18

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