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Tablecloth

A work made of cotton, three-color complementary warp and two-color complementary weft plain weave; edged with cotton and rayon, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self-patterning main warp floats; extended weft fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of cotton, three-color complementary warp and two-color complementary weft plain weave; edged with cotton and rayon, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self-patterning main warp floats; extended weft fringe; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

before 1905

Artist:

Produced by Johan Backhausen & Söhne
Austria, Vienna

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Johann Backhausen und Söhne (Producer)

Title

Tablecloth

Origin

Vienna

Date

Made 1850–1905

Medium

Cotton, three-color complementary warp and two-color complementary weft plain weave; edged with cotton and rayon, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self-patterning main warp floats; extended weft fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

152.7 × 164.4 cm (60 1/4 × 64 3/4 in.) Repeat: 12.6 × 11.7 cm (5 × 4 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Robert Allerton Endowment

Reference Number

1991.83.12

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