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Textile, Valley of the Wormsa

This is a Textile. It was made by Hartmann et Fils. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved 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: 109 × 86.5 cm (42 15/16 × 34 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Width of plate: 85 cm (33 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

1. On rock behind the huntsmen, " Vue et site de la valee de Munster en Alsace" 2. At left under the building, "Manufacture de Munster".

Cite this object as

Textile, Valley of the Wormsa; Made by Hartmann et Fils (France); France; cotton; Warp x Weft: 109 × 86.5 cm (42 15/16 × 34 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Width of plate: 85 cm (33 3/8 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-172

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