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Maker
American
Title
Window Cornice
One of a Set of Three
Date
c. 1850–1860
Medium
Eastern white pine, gesso, and gilding
Dimensions
27 1/2 × 71 3/4 × 13 in. (69.9 × 182.2 × 33 cm)
Credit Line

The Bayou Bend Collection, gift of Miss Ima Hogg

Current Location
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
BELTER PARLOR
Accession Number
B.71.76.1
Classification
Building Component & Room Element
Provenance

Charles Brackett (1892–1969), Providence, Rhode Island [1]; Corliss-Brackett House, Providence, Brown University; purchased through [Nino Scotti, Associated Appraisers, Inc., Providence], as agent for Miss Ima Hogg, 1970; given to MFAH, 1971. <br> <br> [1] The window cornices were part of the furnishings of the George Corliss House in Providence, which had been left to Brown University. They was owned by Charles Brackett and was apparently placed in the Corliss house when Brackett redecorated it in the Rococo Revival style in the 1920s.