1957.1345.001 C valance
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Window hanging (Valance)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    Winterthur, New Castle, Delaware, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    1940-1957

  • Materials:

    Silk; Linen

  • Techniques:

    Woven (compound)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1345.001 C


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Object Number

1957.1345.001 C

Object Name

Window hanging (Valance)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Winterthur, New Castle, Delaware, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

This is part of a set of window hangings made at Winterthur in the mid-20th century.

Secondary Place of Origin

Europe

Secondary Origin Notes

This fabric was probably made in Europe between 1820-1880.

Date

1940-1957

Materials

Silk; Linen

Techniques

Woven (compound)

Dimensions (inches)

14 (L) , 43 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

35.56 (L) , 109.22 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements are overall

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] King, Thomas. The Upholsterers' Accelerator.
Images of piped valances: plates 31 and 32.
[Book] Cantor, Jay E. 1997 Winterthur. 264.
Window hanging from set published: p. 167