"Palais-Royal" Wallpaper Panel
French Scenic wallpaper "Palais-Royal" pattern. Panel depicts a group of three women in Empire dress, a child, and a man standing around a barrel (playing a game?) Half of a columned and domed gazebo appears in background. Panel framed by a leafy arch at top and tree like columns on sides. Block printed in grisaille on blue ground. Original manufacturer and designer are unknown. Removed from a ca. 1800 house in Hopkinton, New Hampshire.
- Location of origin
- Object type
- Building Component
- Descriptive terms
- 68 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mary Ann Morse and Brooks Banker
- Reference Notes
- In Odile Nouvel's book this panel is listed as "Length 1: 'Les oublies,' by Bosio from 'Le Bon Genre,' no. 79"
- Related Items
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