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1972.121B (RS175319)

Description

Fragment. Portion of grisaille landscape figure paper - young man (Watteau-like) in ribboned hat playing a lute outdoors. Alternates with medallions and woman seated (see 1972.121A).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Closet.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 5/8 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.121B
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178144
Related Items
Accession number 1972.121A

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Landscape figures
boy
lute
ballustrade
medallion
pinecone
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Theme
pastoral, leisure, music
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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