Cloth fragment

Date

1755-1770

GUSN

GUSN-9251

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

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
copper (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
entertaining
floral patterns
Cotton
Stipple Engraved
Floral
Mythical Animal
Entertainment
CLOTH FRAGMENT

Inscription

Ink on back: About 1760

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

24.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1926.886