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Cloth fragment

1926.886 (RS34455)

Description

Rectangular; dark brown image on tan ground of five scenes framed within pillars, C-scrolls; thorny floral vine background. Center image of man standing next to two hogs watering in trough. Upper left partial view of man and rear of house; upper right aristocratic men and women carousing at table; bottom left men at table; bottom right man questioning seated man with puppy. Backed with muslin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1755-1770
Inscriptions
Ink on back: About 1760
Location of origin
England
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
animals
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
entertaining
Entertainment
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Mythical Animal
Stipple Engraved
textiles
Dimensions
24.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.886
GUSN
9251

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