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Whole cloth quilt

1976.463A (RS34256)

Description

Comprised of three panels of blue and white copper plate pastoral scenes including milk maid and cow, ancient stone bridge, man and lady reclining under tree, peasants hut and grazing cattle; tacked and heavily batted.

Details

Maker
Bromley Hall Printworks (Manufacturer)
Talwin & Foster (Retailer)
Date
1785-1790
Location of origin
East London, England; London, England
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
stitching
tacking
toile (textile material)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
animals
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Country Village
Cow
cows
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Mythical Animal
Pastoral
pastoral
Peasant
peasants
QUILT
quilts
Stipple Engraved
stitching
Tacked
tacking
Toile
toile (textile material)
villages
Dimensions
72.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1976.463A
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Eaton
GUSN
49410
Reference Notes
------------. "Ceramic Chinoiserie," Antiques Magazine, August 1941,. [No Publisher].

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Country Village

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