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Les Monuments d'Egypte (The Monuments of Egypt) (Furnishing Fabric)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; engraved roller and block printed.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; engraved roller and block printed.

Date:

c. 1800

Artist:

Designed by Jean Baptiste Huet (French, 1745–1811) from engravings by Pagelet (French) and others after paintings by Louis François Cassas (French, 1756–1827)
Manufactured by Christophe Philippe Oberkampf, 1738–1815
France, Jouy-en-Josas

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

Jean Baptiste Huet (Designer) , Christophe Phillipe Oberkampf (Producer) , Louis François Cassas (Painter) , Pagelet (Engraver) , Pierre Gabriel Berthault (Engraver)

Title

Les Monuments d'Egypte (The Monuments of Egypt) (Furnishing Fabric)

Places

Jouy-en-Josas (Object made in), France (Object made in)

Date

Made 1800-1816

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; engraved roller and block printed

Dimensions

249.9 × 95.6 cm (98 3/8 × 37 5/8 in.) Warp repeat: 51.15 cm (20 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Julian Armstrong, Jr.

Reference Number

1976.89

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