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1929.788 (RS183295)

Description

Fragment. Landscape figures. Pastoral scene of shepherd boy playing a horn in the company of a boy and a girl. Scene alternates vertically with morning glory sprig. Printed in pink, white and varnish green on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Jackson House (Portsmouth, N.H.), 1st Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
25 7/8 x 15 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.788
GUSN
177708

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Shepherd
sheep
dog
horn
basket
morning glory
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined sheets
State
Original
Theme
Pastoral, leisure
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 1/2 (inches)

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