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Original fabric fragments

Description

Original upholstery fragments removed from 1969.1201.1. Blue and white toile pattern of Rococo vines and swags, crest supporting rural farm scene of a rooster, rabbit, and a woman on a swing. 1890s reprint of a 1780 Jean Baptiste Huet design "L'escarpolette" (The Swing).A-seat cover; B-back cover; C&D-arm covers; E&F-arm pads; G-Bag of upholstery tacks and tape

Details

Maker
Reproduction of Huet, Jean Baptiste (Designer)
Date
1930s
Associated Building
Used At Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
Cloth Fragment
copperplate (script)
textiles
toile (textile material)
Dimensions
29 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1201.1A-G
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
246997

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
L'escarpolette (The Swing)

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