Window curtain fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-9607

Description

Rectangular; hemmed at one end, raw on other; selvage sides. Repeating scenes in tans and pinks of Asian man and woman at table with tea, serving man and fan boy. Lattice fence climbs to western-looking pagoda with clock. Floral borders; green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
fragments
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
tabby (textile)
alteration (process and technique)
floral patterns
Orientalism
Cotton
Floral
Novelty Weave
Transfer Printed
Pagoda
Oriental
Orientalism
Remade
CURTAIN, WINDOW

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Window or Door Covering

Dimensions

25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.16

Places

New York state (United States)