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Textile, La foire du Caire (The Cairo fair), 1785–90

This is a Textile. It is dated 1785–90 and we acquired it in 1995. 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 bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 114 x 91 cm (44 7/8 x 35 13/16 in.) Repeat H: 95.6 cm (37 5/8 in.)

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Textile, La foire du Caire (The Cairo fair), 1785–90; France; cotton; Warp x Weft: 114 x 91 cm (44 7/8 x 35 13/16 in.) Repeat H: 95.6 cm (37 5/8 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-88

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