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cloak 1992.9

Object Name: cloak

Place of Creation: Provence, France
Date: 1780-1790

Accession Number: 1992.9
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • silk
Support
 
Technique
  • printed
Description

Hooded cloak in cream glazed cotton, block printed with a black ground, and with blue, red, purple and yellow in stylised trailing floral and leaf motifs. Lining of two coarser, madder-printed cottons - one with resist floral sprigs; one with resist diamonds in a print resembling tie-die pattern. Cloak fully quilted in a diamond pattern in black cotton. Hood comprising a rectangle pleated into a central point.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 44 ins
Width:
Depth: