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“Paul and Virginie” Furnishing Fabric

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

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

Date:

after 1818

Artist:

Designed by Cornelis (French, active c. 1820) after Jean Michel Moreau, the Younger (French, 1741-1814) and others
Manufactured by Hartmann et Fils (French, founded 1776)
Based on the story by Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (French, 1737-1814)
France, possibly Münster

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

Cornelis (Designer) , Hartmann et Fils (Manufacturer) , Jean Michel Moreau, the Younger , Pierre Paul Prud'hon , Charles Abraham Chasselat , Tony Johannot (Engraver) , Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (Creator of work depicted)

Title

“Paul and Virginie” Furnishing Fabric, Paul et Virginie, Paul and Virginie

Places

France (Object made in), Munster (Object made in)

Date

Made 1815-1830

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; engraved roller printed

Inscriptions

Inscription: L.F. (or I. E) Cornelis

Dimensions

48.9 × 85.35 cm (19 1/4 × 33 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Martha Borland Willis in memory of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1981.59

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