The Inauguration of The Port of Cherbourg by Louis XVI (Furnishing Fabric)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; copperplate printed.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; copperplate printed.

Date:

c. 1787

Artist:

Designed by Jean Baptiste Huet (French, 1745-1811) after cartoon by Pierre Ozanne (French, 1737-1815)
Manufactured by Petitpierre et Cie (French, 1760/70-1791)
France, Nantes

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Artist

Petitpierre et Cie.

Title

The Inauguration of The Port of Cherbourg by Louis XVI (Furnishing Fabric)

Origin

Nantes

Date

1786–1789

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; copperplate printed

Dimensions

201.6 x 93.4 cm (79 3/8 x 36 3/4 in.) Warp repeat: 98.1 cm (38 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1924.815

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