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One of fifty fragments:"L'Independence Americaine" toile
One of fifty fragments:"L'Independence Americaine" toile
Date:
18–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen; Copperplate-printed
Dimensions:
74 x 39 cm (29 1/8 x 15 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
53810.76
Acquisition Date:
1931-09-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Gustave Brenner

Toile identified as "L'Independence Americaine" from"La Toile Imprimee et les Indiennes de Traite - Vol.II" by d'Allemagne, pl. 131. France holds a banner:"Where liberty dwells, there is my country" and Geo. Washington is in the upper right corner. See also "English and American Textiles from 1790 to the Present", Schoeser & Rufey, p. 28