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1950.45 (RS30326)

Description

White cotton ground; central motif handled urn; four stemmed flowering plant. Flowers blue, red and white chintz; leaves green and white cotton; eight-pointed stars and birds. Framing flowering urn two borders: inside rectangle extending to edges of applied flowery cotton; outside appliqued undulating border pierced by appliqued stylized flowering plants. Across top of inside border alternating appliques of birds and flowers; across bottom four birds flanking large cutout. Red and white copper plate print of bird and flower.

Details

Maker
Garrison, Fanny Maria Lloyd, d. 1923
Date
1815
Material
appliqué (technique)
calico
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
toile (textile material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maryland (United States)
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Aves (class)
Bird
Broderie Perse
broderie perse
Calico
calico
Chintz
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
QUILT
quilts
rolling up
Star
stars
Stipple Engraved
stitching
Toile
toile (textile material)
Transfer Printed
Urn
urns
Dimensions
49.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.45
GUSN
45010
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Broderie Perse

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