L’Historie de Psyche (The Story of Psyche) (Furnishing Fabric)
Designed by Jean Baptiste Huet (French, 1745–1811) after Pierre-Paul Prud’hon (French, 1758–1823) and others Manufactured by Christophe-Philippe Oberkampf (naturalized French, 1738-1815), Oberkampf Manufactory (French, 1760-1843) Jouy-en-Josas, France
180.2 × 102.8 cm (71 × 40 1/2 in.); Warp repeat: H.: 52.6 cm (20 3/4 in.)
Purchased with funds provided by John Nuveen and Co., Inc
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Thurman, Christa C. Mayer, “Neoclassicism on Cloth,” The Art Instutite of Chicago Museum Studies 15,1 (1989), p. 49, fig. 3, p. 86, notes 5 and 6.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Engraved Imagery: Literary Subjects on Cloth, February 22–May 14, 1995
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of European Decorative Arts, Gallery 65, September 23, 2004- January 11, 2005
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