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1955.224 (RS179352)

Description

Fragment. Section of landscape figures. Lovers in medieval dress before a priest. Appears to be marriage scene. Possibly Romeo, Juliet and Fra Laurence.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 9 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.224
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert N. Nixon
GUSN
178613

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bower
priest
lovers
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Theme
Romeo & Juliet, marriage, Shakespeare, love
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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