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Textile yardage

Object Number: 
1941.125
Date: 
1846-1848
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 85 x 24 1/4 in. ( 215.9 x 61.6 cm )
Description: 
Cotton lithographed campaign yardage with an all over equestrian portrait of Zachary Taylor (1784-1850) and a vignette of the Mexican-American War within a floral pattern; printed in blue, brown, sepia, green, and tan ink on a white ground.
Gallery Label: 
This yardage was probably made for Zachary Taylor's Presidential campaign of 1848.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group