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Framed textile fragment "The Funeral Procession of Lord Viscount Nelson"

1942.4364 (RS35342)

Description

This framed printed textile is decorated with composite scenes from the death and funeral of Viscount Lord Nelson. It is currently a sepia-toned pattern on a cream-colored ground, which was most likely purple when freshly printed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1806
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
printing (process)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Cloth Fragment
fragments
printing (process)
textiles
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
23 1/4 x 26 3/4 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4364
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
56676

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