Slipcover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-50398

Description

The fabric is printed red on white with many figural vignettes showing Don Quioxote, dancing girls, wild boars, fountains, fences and trees, and is formed to fit a square backed arm chair with a ruffle about the entire skirt. It is machine sewn, but homemade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slipcovers (furniture coverings)
copper (metal)
plate (material)
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
allegory (artistic device)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
scenes (depictions)
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Literature
Allegory
Scenic
Man
Copper Plate
SLIPCOVER

Associated Person

Quixote, Don

Maker

John M. Chandler & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

59 x 27 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1983.166.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)