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Pair of curtain panels

Description

Pair of rectangular wool curtain panels painted with wide repeating floral pattern of green, brown, grey, red and pink rose and peony (?) clusters on beige ground. Repeating pattern with pale blue border motif edged with irregular black lines. Metal hanging clips. A - hemmed; B - unhemmed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1847
Inscriptions
"Blue figured [illeg.] / curtains for Grandmother / [illeg.] No. Andover / overhauled [?] - 1913 / Bought in 1847" (Blue ink and pencil )
"For Tom" (pencil)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Curtain, Window
curtains
wool (textile)
Dimensions
74 1/2 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.43AB
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth Hodges Clark Beeuwkes
GUSN
249950

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