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Description

Squares on point; two prints used repeatedly: a red and white copperplate Asian scene and a flowering vine on brown ground. Down one side brown ground print with flowers and column. Linen backing(?); quilting in herringbone pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Associated Building
Original To Fowler House Purchase - WSA.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
stitching
textiles
toile (textile material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Chinoiserie
Chintz
chintz
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Hand Stitched
hashira-e
Herringbone
herringbone
Linen
linen (material)
Orientalism
Pieced
piecing
Pillar Print
QUILT
Quilted
quilting
quilts
Stipple Engraved
stitching
textiles
Toile
toile (textile material)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
98 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1026
GUSN
53261

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