Window Shade

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-302039

Description

Paper window shade. Bird of paradise in yellow, blues, red, green, purple, brown, and white on a light blue ground. Bird motif is framed by a printed floral and scrollwork border in similar colors. Reverse is plain light blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shades (coverings)
wallpapers
wallpapers
Shade
Shade

Associated Building

Used At Harrington Estate,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

34 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Annie Cross Ellis

Accession Number

1929.573

Date

ca. 1870 (date provided by donor)

Places

Canton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Form

Window shade

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Decor Motif

bird of paradise
floral