Textile (England), 1790s
Technique: discharge printed by engraved plate on indigo-dyed plain weave
Label: indigo-dyed cotton, discharge printed by engraved plate.
Gift of Harold M. Bailey. 1960-79-20.
- Manufactured by Bromley Hall
What is this?
Length of printed cotton with a naturalistic design with nasturtiums, passion flower, and other flowers, foliage, and vines crossing and intertwining. The design appears in white on a rich indigo blue ground with etched details in blue.