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Screen

Description

Three-part folding screen (.1); each panel with reeded columns with lobed ball finials and petal and leaf-carved feet centering a a molded frame containing peacock feathers on a damask ground under glass. The backs are of damask. (Also two boxes of peacock feathers) located in HAV-01-503-E-C-1101

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1875
Material
feather (material)
glass (material)
silk (textile)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Italy
Descriptive terms
aestheticism (philosphical movements and attitudes)
feather (material)
glass (material)
Screen
screens (furniture)
silk (textile)
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
36 1/2 x 27 7/8 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.132
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
221930

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