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Bed Curtain Fragment

1917.237 (RS34536)

Description

Oval, brown on off white ground of scenes of story. Woman grieving over dead man; portions of women showing pity of old beggar; cornice of building, floral and trees.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Associated Building
Used At Old Robinson House.
Material
alteration (process and technique)
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
fustian
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Allegory
allegory (artistic device)
alteration (process and technique)
architectural elements
Architecture
architecture (object genre)
bed curtains
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
CURTAIN, BED
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Fustian
fustian
Remade
Stipple Engraved
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
20 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.237
GUSN
27423
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