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Textile With Chef De Piece, Vive France, ca. 1830

This is a Textile with chef de piece. It was company: Gonssollin Freres. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved roller on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Cora Ginsburg. It is credited Gift of Cora Ginsburg.

Its dimensions are

A: Warp: 76.5 cm (30 1/4 in.) Weft: 51 cm (20 in.) Both side edges cut. B: Warp: 76 cm (30 in.). Weft: 71 cm (28 in.) Left selvedge present; right edge cut. Pattern: Height of repeat: 48 cm (19 in.)

It is inscribed

Stamped impression (incomplete) on reverse: "GONSSOLLIN. FRERES (ampersand or 'H") BLAN. AROUEN." within a frame.

Cite this object as

Textile With Chef De Piece, Vive France, ca. 1830; Company: Gonssollin Freres ; France; cotton; A: Warp: 76.5 cm (30 1/4 in.) Weft: 51 cm (20 in.) Both side edges cut. B: Warp: 76 cm (30 in.). Weft: 71 cm (28 in.) Left selvedge present; right edge cut. Pattern: Height of repeat: 48 cm (19 in.); Gift of Cora Ginsburg; 1994-80-22-a,b

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