Designed by Joseph Bourne (French, 1740–1808)
Object Place: France
31 x 265 cm (12 3/16 x 104 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One border of silk compound satin woven with blue, white and taupe in three pieces. Lion’s head at top and bottom (one at bottom joined upside down). Scrolls of vegetation in central portion ending in caryatid. Same design as side border of bed cover 53.2093. Lined with white silk. Good condition. From set of bed furnishings brought to Boston by Capt. James Swan.
Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple