toile de Jouy

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Cotton fabric printed with figure scenes, flowers, or chinoiseries, in monochrome, from engraved metal plates, named after the factory at Jouy, near Paris, where this type of fabric was first made in the middle of the 18th century.

Subjects: Art.

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