Window hanging (Side curtain)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Creator (Role):

    Winterthur (Maker)

    Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Fabric manufacturer)

    Scalamandré (Fabric manufacturer)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    United States, North America

  • Date:

    1975-1975

  • Materials:

    Silk; Rayon

  • Techniques:

    Woven (compound)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1974.0506.002 B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1974.0506.002 B

Object Name

Window hanging (Side curtain)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Winterthur (Maker)

Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Fabric manufacturer)

Scalamandré (Fabric manufacturer)

Place of Origin

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

Origin Notes

This window hanging is part of a set made at Winterthur in 1975 using modern fabric in the style of 19th century.

Secondary Place of Origin

United States, North America

Secondary Origin Notes

This reproduction fabric was made by Brunschwig & Fils, Inc., in 1974. The tieback was made by Scalamandre Silks in 1975 to match the window hangings.

Date

1975-1975

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; lower right; "74.506.2b McIntire Sept-Apr" (in graphite)
2. Label; lower right; "MCINTIRE BED ROOM LEFT CURTAIN M74.506.2b" ( typed in black ink)

Materials

Silk; Rayon

Techniques

Woven (compound)

Dimensions (inches)

124.5 (L) , 31 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

316.23 (L) , 78.74 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements overall.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Manuscript] Bertrand, Rebecca & Parks, Sarah. Seasonal Change Study.
See Curator of Textiles for Seasonal Change Study binder discussing this object.