La Danseuse de Corde (Tightrope Walker)

Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave | 1785-90

Petitpierre et Cie

Shaped valance showing rural scenes and part of a tightrope walker. In red on white. Quilted.

Credit: Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Object: 1995-50-92

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