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Curtain

Curtain made of two widths of material; silk compund satin; dyed rose-red; design of be-ribboned poodles dancing on scrolls, Vulcan at forge, sea horse and fountain,swags, trophies of war, caduceus, etc.; border sewed on all four sedes; rinceau with serpents and caryatids on sides; in each corner...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple and Mrs. Alice Wayland Hudson White

French, about 1787

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.2094

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles