Curtain fragment

American
late 18th to early 19th century


Object Place: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 76.2 x 54 cm (30 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1821

Medium or Technique

Block-printed linen plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Beige with rows of dark blue twisted ribbon motifs alternating with rows of blue-green leafy stems and red floral sprigs, narrow hem on left side and tack holes on sides.

Provenance

Used in the Stephen Robbins house in Lexington, Massachusetts; Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone