Bed Curtain Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1765-1775

GUSN

GUSN-27931

Description

Rectangular; figured woven blue and white tape binding two edges. Image in blue on white ground of fancy tailed cock duck with hen in center; large scale rococo floral scroll, flowers and fruit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed curtains
fragments
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
piecing
Rococo
Hanging, Bed
Curtain, Bed
Curtain, Bed

Maker

Bromley Hall Printworks (Printer)

Location of Origin

East London, England; England

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

9 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.1365A

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

Places

Massachusetts (United States)