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RUG SET, CURVED SECTION

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RUG SET, CURVED SECTION

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Entry Hall


About this object

Savonnerie type rug, general design is narrow red border at edge, inside another border of ovals repeated end to end, and in the cnter swags and scrolls of leaves and flowers on a mottled ground with some area rugs bearing diamond shaped cartouches with bouquets of flowers and leaves. Originally located in Hillwood's front hall staircase, curved landing section.

Category:
coverings and hangings
Object name:
RUG SET, CURVED SECTION
Made from:
Wool
Made in:
FRANCE
Date made:
20th c.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
42.7.2
Class:
RUG
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973