This is a Textile. It was company: Mainville & Fils. It is dated 1775–85 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is block-printed, with yellow and blue applied by brush, on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Josephine Howell.
Its dimensions are
H x W (two pieces stitched together): 66 x 57.2 cm (26 in. x 22 1/2 in.) Repeat H (half-drop): 43.2 cm (17 in.)
Cite this object as
Textile (France); Company: Mainville & Fils ; cotton; H x W (two pieces stitched together): 66 x 57.2 cm (26 in. x 22 1/2 in.) Repeat H (half-drop): 43.2 cm (17 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-95
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.