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Scenic Wallpaper

1954.229.9 (RS198488)

Description

One of twenty-five fragments of the French scenic wallpaper "Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique" (also known as "Les Voyages du captaine Cook"). The scenic is loosely based on the celebrated events of Captian James Cook's exploration of the Pacific, which brough the captain to his violent death there in 1779.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
Accession Number
1954.229.9
GUSN
294930

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