Fragment (France), 1770–90
This is a Fragment. It is dated 1770–90 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved plate on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Elinor Merrell.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 13.5 × 98 cm (5 5/16 × 38 9/16 in.)
It is inscribed
On front of fabric, "Petitpierre Freres et Comp. a Nantes bon Teint/ Dn 38"within box. A boxed letter "F" stands for the printer.Designs with lateral bands and sawtoothed edges are at either side. On back of fabric, "GUI.4 19".
Cite this object as
Fragment (France), 1770–90; cotton; H x W: 13.5 × 98 cm (5 5/16 × 38 9/16 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-8