Window curtain fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1810

GUSN

GUSN-9665

Description

Rectangular; brown copperplate image of judgement of Paris by Juno, Minerva, and Venus; scenic background and urn to right. Below border four young ladies in classical attire playing the game blind man's buff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curtains
fragments
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
toile (textile material)
copper (metal)
Classical
floral patterns
mythology (literary genre)
urns
Cotton
Toile
Stipple Engraved
Floral
Mythology
Classical
Urn
CURTAIN, WINDOW

People and Organizations

Paris
Juno
Minerva
Venus

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

30.5 x 25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.1371

Reference Notes

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

Places

Massachusetts (United States)