Whole cloth quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1790

GUSN

GUSN-49410

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

Descriptive Terms

quilts
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
tacking
toile (textile material)
copper (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
villages
cows
floral patterns
pastoral
peasants
Linen
Cotton
Toile
Stipple Engraved
Hand Stitched
Tacked
Floral
Mythical Animal
Pastoral
Country Village
Peasant
Cow
QUILT

Pattern

Country Village

Maker

Bromley Hall Printworks (Manufacturer)
Talwin & Foster (Retailer)

Location of Origin

East London, England; London, England

Dimensions

72.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Eaton

Accession Number

1976.463A

Reference Notes

------------. "Ceramic Chinoiserie," Antiques Magazine, August 1941,. [No Publisher].