Bed curtain in a set of two wide and two narrow (one narrow curtain)
Late 17th or early 18th century
Object Place: England
90 x 217 cm (35 7/16 x 85 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Set of two narrow and two wide bed curtains. Polychrome wool yarns embroidered on linen warp and cotton weft ground, woven in weft-faced twill (fustian). Branches with large leaves and flowers. Hilly landscape below with hunter and dog pursuing deer. Same design as sets in Historic Deerfield and Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Ground repaired in several areas. Matching valance is 61.1031.
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