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Description

One length [Fragment A] and seven fragments [b-h] of the scenic paper "Les Jardins Francais." This panel depicts two women and a man in a park with a statue and balustrade. The architectural ornaments in the garden are derived from classical sources.

Details

Maker
Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Mongin, Antoine-Pierre
Date
1822-1837
1822- 1st edition reissued in 1826, 1829, 1830, 1832, 1835, 1836-37
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Associated With Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.). Original To George Morton House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
70 3/4 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1853.1A-H
GUSN
177590
Reference Notes
McClelland, pg. 332-335 (ills. 335) Lynn, pg. 195-196 (ills.) "French Scenic Wallpaper 1795-1865," pg. 272-273, fig. 20
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
two women
man
park
bench
statue
trees
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Wall Fragment
Pattern Name
Les Jardins Francais
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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