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Toile Fragment

Description

Square; brown on tan; "Horse Racing at the Turf Inn" with scenes of country folk, stage with horses and viewing stand. Floral borders. Backed and hemmed in blue cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1790
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Subject Turf Inn.
Material
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
textiles
toile (textile material)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Chintz
chintz
Cloth Fragment
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
genre
Genre Scene
Horse
horse (animal)
Race
races (events)
Stagecoach
stagecoaches
Stipple Engraved
textiles
Toile
toile (textile material)
Unidentified Textile
People and organizations
Turf Inn
Dimensions
24 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.7
GUSN
39512
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].
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