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Description

Scenic wallpaper block printed en grisaille depicting the four seasons as a country wedding, the harvest (picnic), grape harvesting and huntsmen and skating.

Details

Label
Exhibit History: Originally installed in the Young House, Hanover, New Hampshire; removed in 1902 by Dartmouth College and stored in a loft; In 1920 it was given to the MFA where it was installed in a Federal period room with woodwork from the Dodd House, Boston, MA.
Maker
Jacquemart et Bernard (Manufacturer)
Date
1815-1820
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Used At Young House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
Federal
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.4
Credit Line
Gift of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
GUSN
222766
Reference Notes
Author: Nouvel-Kammerer; example of this paper in text.

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Four Seasons

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