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About the object
English, printed by John Slack, Salford, Lancashire, ca. 1805.
Roller printed cotton plain weave representing: The Infant, The School-Boy, The Lover, The Soldier, The Justine [sic] and two more (The Slipper'd Pantaloon and Dotage) which are both missing from this fragment.
An identical, but slightly larger, piece is in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, published in Dilys E. Blum, The Fine Art of Textiles. The Collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, 1997, p. 34, Plate 46.