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Lambrequin

1931.1786 (RS32552)

Description

Rectangular, straight lambrequin; green velvet with naturalistic views of five groups of wild flowers including daisies and waterlilies. Polychromatic fuzzy tassels on strings at bottom. Backed in brown glazed cotton.

Details

Maker
Trippe, Lydia Gardiner (Painter)
Date
ca. 1888
Inscriptions
Attached tag: Painted by Lydia A. Win[d]sor Trippe wife of Samuel G. Trippe about 1888. Presented by her granddaughter Lydia G. Chace.
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
fringe
painting (coating)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic
Aesthetic Movement
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Daisy
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
lambrequins (valances)
Painted
painting (coating)
Valance
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Waterlily
Dimensions
15 x 86 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1786
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lydia G. Chace
GUSN
34478

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