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Canopy Bed with Paper Valance

Description

Canopy bed with paper valances. Each piece is comprised of reproduction wallpaper in blue, black, yellow, pumpkin and red- patterned with flowering vine. It is backed with yellow paper and edged in adhesive tape. A. Headcloth- comprised of two panels of paper in almost square form. B. Right side valance- with a shaped, center edge. C. Footcloth or valance- with shaped edge. D. Left side valance- with shaped edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1970
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
tape (materials)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bed valances
canopy beds
Canopy, Bed
paper (fiber product)
tape (materials)
wallpapers
Dimensions
55 x 56 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.475A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11146

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