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Cloth Fragment

Description

Purple and white plate printed fabric with scenes from the life of Joseph.

Details

Maker
Pieters, F. (Maker)
Date
1800-1810
Inscriptions
Printed on fabric under vignettes: ""CHASTETE DE JOSPH""/ ""JOSPH VENDU PAR SES FRERES""/ ""JOSEPH EXPLIQUANT LES SONGES""/ ""LA COUPE TROUVEE DANS LE SAC DE BENJAMIN"" Adhesive label on back of (B): ""Joseph/ $60/ About-8-/ 2 1/2 yrds x 1 1/2 wide/ 4 yrds.""
Location of origin
France, Jouy; France
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Bible
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
fragments
Linen
Neoclassical
Possibly cotton (textile)
Possibly linen (material)
Stipple Engraved
textiles
Dimensions
4.75 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1997.22A
GUSN
11685

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