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“Paul and Virginie” Furnishing Fabric

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

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

Date:

1802

Artist:

Designed by Jean Baptiste Huet (French, 1745–1811) after engraving by Abraham Girardet (Swiss, 1764-1823) after drawing by Jean-Michel Moreau the Younger (Frence, 1741-1841)
Manufactured by Oberkampf Manufactory (French, 1738–1815)
Based on the story by Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (French, 1737-1814)
France, Jouy-en-Josas

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

Jean Baptiste Huet (Designer) , Oberkampf Manufactory (Producer) , Jean Michel Moreau, the Younger , Abraham Girardet (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), Jouy-en-Josas (Object made in)

Date

Made 1800-1810

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; copperplate printed

Dimensions

73.5 × 97.4 cm (29 × 38 3/8 in.) Warp repeat: 52.7 cm (20 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Caryl Johnson

Reference Number

1955.486

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