Textile

Medium: linen warp, cotton weft Technique: block printed with blue applied by brush, on plain weave | 1760-70

Unknown Maker

Exotic blossoms and pairs of birds on a curving vine in reds, blue, green and yellow on an off-white ground, with black outlining. The interstices are filled with fine seaweed-like vine in red. Half drop repeat.

Credit: Gift of Elinor Merrell
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