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Slipcover

1914.244A (RS176464)

Description

Shaped panel of plainweave glazed cotton block-printed with gold/yellow and red floral rosettes with a border of rococo anthemion leaves alternating with classical urns on a blue ground. The cover is shaped to fit a grecian sofa.

Details

Maker
Ovey, Richard (Designer)
Probably Bannister Hall (Printer)
Date
ca. 1818
Location of origin
England
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
glaze
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
couches (reclining furniture)
floral patterns
glaze
Neoclassical
Slipcover
slipcovers (furniture coverings)
Dimensions
27 1/2 x 45 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1914.244A
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
27269

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