Fragment (France), 1750–1800
This is a Fragment. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is linen and its technique is resist block printed on plain weave; immersion dyed in indigo. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Elinor Merrell.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 65.5 x 36 cm (25 13/16 x 14 3/16 in.) Repeat H: 229.5 cm (7 ft. 6 3/8 in.)
It is inscribed
"SAUNIER TINTURIER INDIENEUR A MACON" in a frame, resist printed on the back.
Cite this object as
Fragment (France), 1750–1800; linen; Warp x Weft: 65.5 x 36 cm (25 13/16 x 14 3/16 in.) Repeat H: 229.5 cm (7 ft. 6 3/8 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-13