Jeanne d'Arc

Medium: cotton (cotton confirmed by microscope) Technique: printed by roller on plain weave; printing machine had both engraved and relief rollers | c. 1850

Unknown Maker

A statue of Joan of Arc within a wreath of leaves and flowers on a striped background filled with stars.

Credit: Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Object: 1995-50-265

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
read more