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Textile, Le Marchand d'orvietan (The quack doctor), ca. 1785

This is a Textile. It was made by Dubern & Cie.. It is dated ca. 1785 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 182.5 x 93 cm (5 ft. 11 7/8 in. x 36 5/8 in.)

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Textile, Le Marchand d'orvietan (The quack doctor), ca. 1785; Made by Dubern & Cie. ; France; cotton; Warp x Weft: 182.5 x 93 cm (5 ft. 11 7/8 in. x 36 5/8 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-90

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