Bed canopy

Date

1830-1845

GUSN

GUSN-47618

Description

Cross-shaped; block and roller print of repeating rows of white swags with cullular interiors; red and blue floral borders; same floral cluster between. Mauve or purplish-red ground. Applied and gathered flowers; cascades in corners. Plain head cloth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canopies (bed components)
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
cotton (textile)
piecing
printing (process)
rolling up
textiles
floral patterns
swags
Cotton
Chintz
Transfer Printed
Floral
Swag
Pieced
Unidentified Textile
CANOPY

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

142 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1969.124

Places

Massachusetts (United States)