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Handkerchief

Date:
ca. 1835
Culture:
Dutch
Medium:
Cotton
Dimensions:
H. 33 1/2 x W. 36 inches (loom width) (85.1 x 91.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Printed
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry G. Friedman, 1964
Accession Number:
64.317
Not on view
Inscription: (in margin around center) DE LEIDSCHE KATOEN MAATSCHAPPY/VOOR HEEN DE HEYDER & Co/OPGERICHT TE LIER 1756/VERPLAATST NAAR LEIDEN 1835 (trans.: The Cotton Company of Leyden founded at Lier 1756 moved to Leyden 1835);
(within inner frame) Dat konst-fabrieken weer in vollen luister staan/En dus met neering en hanteering t'zamen gaan./D'een druckt papier, en d'aâr Catoen/En beiden is't on poen te doen (trans.:The art factories are again in their full glory/And so in business and usage go together/One prints paper, the other cotton/And both do it for the dough [money] [Isa North Nov. 68]).
Harry G. Friedman (until 1964; to MMA)
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