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Fireboard

1956.26 (RS207217)

Description

Fireboard with wallpaper. Scene of an orange tabby cat perched on top of a fish bowl watching goldfish. Scene is surrounded with Rococo revival architectural frame in two shades of brown flock. Border is a Persian designin gray, red, brown and white with flocking.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Material
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Environmental Control Elements
Descriptive terms
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
28.25 x 45.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1956.26
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Maude Jacobs
GUSN
298884

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
cat
fish
fishbowl
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
fireboard
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Design Technique
Flocked

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