Screen

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1875

GUSN

GUSN-221930

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

Descriptive Terms

screens (furniture)
walnut (wood)
glass (material)
silk (textile)
feather (material)
aestheticism (philosphical movements and attitudes)
Screen

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

36 1/2 x 27 7/8 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.132

Places

Italy