This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

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.


64 x 66 cm (unframed)

Condition report

Fragment in very good condition, with one small tear at the top end

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