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Quilt

Manufactory:
Bannister Hall (British, founded ca. 1798)
Date:
ca. 1810–15
Culture:
British, Preston
Medium:
Cotton
Dimensions:
L. 87 x W. 73 inches 221.0 x 185.4 cm
Classification:
Textiles-Printed
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.127
Not on view
The Bannister Hall print works was founded ca. 1798 by Richard Jackson and John Stephenson. Between 1809 and 1825 it was owned by Charles Swainson with varying partners. It was the leading firm for woodblock "furniture" chintzes.
Caroline Y. Lay (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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