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2010.91.13 (RS207242)

Description

Framed scenic wallpaper fragment. A man in a striped turban and red pants stands on a fortification wall next to a yellow cannon with green wheels. Unidentified panoramic wallpaper. Plain black wood frame. Possibly made in France.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
S. C. Rose Co. / est. 1930 / 36 Bromfield St., Boston / Tel.: 423-3487 (Framer's label afixed to backing)
Location of origin
France
Material
painting (image-making)
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
painting (image-making)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.91.13
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
243701

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Canon
Fort
Design Technique
Hand Painted
Period/Style
Scenic
Oriental
State
Original
Theme
Ottoman
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Hand Painted

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