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Cloth Fragment

Description

An unused yardage of Quixote twill. The fabric is printed red on white with many figural vignettes showing Don Quioxote, dancing girls, wild boars, fountains, fences and trees.

Details

Maker
John M. Chandler & Co. (Maker)
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
Printed on a cotton hanging tag is: Chandler & Co./Boston/Upholstery Dept. In blue pencil is: 79066 . And: .58[cent sign] (price per yd) usually 1.50.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
copper (metal)
cotton (textile)
plate (material)
printing (process)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Allegory
allegory (artistic device)
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
copper (metal)
Copper Plate
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fragments
Literature
Man
men (male humans)
plate (material)
printing (process)
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
textiles
Transfer Printed
People and organizations
Quixote, Don
Dimensions
32 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.166.2
GUSN
11808

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