Curtain valance

 
Curtain valance
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  • Title :     Curtain valance
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     XX1993.27.5
  • Country:     Italy Rome
  • Date:     circa 1905
  • Dimensions:     Inches 27-1/2 96-1/2 1-1/2 Dimensions, framed Inches 21-1/2 91-3/4 Dimensions, unframed, Centimeters 69.9 245.1 3.8 Dimensions, framed Centimeters 54.6 233.1 Dimensions, unframed
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Interior Design
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Textiles/Textile Design , Interior Decoration , Mythology
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1993.27.5.JPG, XX1993.27.5 (DETAIL).JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Stile Florale, Italian Art Nouveau~Textiles~Interior Design
Description:
Rectangular-shaped white linen curtain valance with embroidered cotton decorations depicting an ornamental basket of pomegranates with foliated fronds at center which connect to two decorative griffins or birds located at either end; six tassels at bottom section.