1957.1274 Window treatment
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Window hanging (Side curtain)

  • Category:

    Textiles (Furnishing)

  • Place of Origin:

    United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    Asia or Europe

  • Date:

    1945-1957

  • Materials:

    Silk; Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Woven (damask)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1274 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1274 A

Object Name

Window hanging (Side curtain)

Category

Textiles (Furnishing)

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

United States, North America

Origin Notes

This window hanging was probably made at Winterthur or in New York City.

Secondary Place of Origin

Asia or Europe

Secondary Origin Notes

This fabric is possibly Chinese or European in the Chinese style, made between 1700-1800.

Date

1945-1957

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; lower right corner; "57.1274a Powel Rm Apr-Sept" (in graphite)
2. Label; lower right corner; "POWEL RM RIGHT CURTAIN 57.1274A" (typed in black ink)

Materials

Silk; Cotton

Techniques

Woven (damask)

Dimensions (inches)

110 (L) , 39 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

279.4 (L) , 99.06 (W)

Measurement Notes

Width is at the lower edge.

Object Description

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