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Textile, Le Jardin des Plantes

This is a Textile. It was manufactured by Petitpierre & Compe. Nantes and made by Favre Petitpierre. It is dated 1802–18 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Cora Ginsburg. It is credited Gift of Cora Ginsburg.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 80 x 86 cm (31 1/2 x 33 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

At one end; "FAVRE-PETITPIERRE & COMPe A NANTES BON TEINT" within box; "F.R." in red within box; and "CL" in grey.

Cite this object as

Textile, Le Jardin des Plantes; Manufactured by Petitpierre & Compe. Nantes (France); France; cotton; Warp x Weft: 80 x 86 cm (31 1/2 x 33 7/8 in.); Gift of Cora Ginsburg; 1994-80-14

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