COLLECTION: Textiles

Results 477 to 477 of 534
Firstprevious12...475476477478479...533534NextLast
Change view: View multiple images at a timeView text onlyView text only

Textile, cupids and medallions

ca. 1810
Origin: Europe, France
23 inches H X 24 1/8 inches W
Cotton
Gift of Grace Hartshorn Westerfield
Acc. No. 1974-438,A
Textile fragment printed in light red on white. Design consists of flying paired cupids and oval medallions hanging from ribbons and bows, with a bird in the center of the medallion and bird's nest below. Cupids are holding swagged garlands coming from beneath the medallion. Other motifs include an arrangement with bird, flower and quiver of arrows; a hunting horn; and individual fruits. The ground is printed with hearts. Part of the side repeat is missing. One selvage is present.
Label:This textile was probably printed with an engraved roller.