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"Les Jardins Francais" Wallpaper Fragment

2010.91.14 (RS207218)

Description

Framed wallpaper panel of "Les Jardins Francais." Fragment of panel 16. Scene of several black women in a garden near a stream. Plain wood frame, painted green.

Details

Maker
Zuber & Cie (Manufacturer)
Date
1836-1837
Inscriptions
"Le Pelite Decor/by/Joseph Dufour/2nd edition in 1830". (Ink inscription. Thiswall paper made by Zuber, possibly 1836-1837 edition.)
The Fenway Art Center / Opposite Prudential Center / 50 Gloucester Street / Boston, Massachusetts 02115 / (617) 536-0127 / Giragos Der Garabedian / Richard Der Garabedian (Framer's label)
Giragos Der Garabedian / Richard Der Garabedian / The Fenway Art Center / Opposite Prudential Center / 50 Gloucester Street / (617) 536-0127 Boston, Massachusetts 02115 (Framer's business card)
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
25 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.91.14
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
243702

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
women
bridge
statue
stream
tree
Period/Style
Scenic
Pattern Name
Les Jardins Francais
State
Original
Theme
Garden
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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