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1995

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2022

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Valance, Le Parc du Chateau (The Park of the Chateau)

This is a Valance. It was designed by Jean-Baptiste Huët and produced by Oberkampf & Cie.. It is dated ca. 1783 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is plate printed on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 84 x 213 cm (33 1/16 in. x 6 ft. 11 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Valance, Le Parc du Chateau (The Park of the Chateau); Designed by Jean-Baptiste Huët (1745 – 1811); France; cotton; Warp x Weft: 84 x 213 cm (33 1/16 in. x 6 ft. 11 7/8 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-40

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