Bed Curtain Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1800

GUSN

GUSN-27423

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

Descriptive Terms

bed curtains
fragments
copper engraving (printing process)
fustian
alteration (process and technique)
textiles
copper (metal)
allegory (artistic device)
architecture (object genre)
architectural elements
floral patterns
Fustian
Stipple Engraved
Remade
Floral
Architecture
Allegory
Unidentified Textile
CURTAIN, BED

Associated Building

Used At Old Robinson House,

Related Items

Title Bedspread Accession Number 1917.290A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

20 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.237

Places

Massachusetts (United States)