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Bed curtains and valance

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Title:
Bed curtains and valance
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Linen
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 870
Description: 
Set of three plain linen bed curtains and matching valance.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1379a-d
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
1840
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group