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Reproduction Wallpaper

2000.239A-C (RS205602)

Description

Three rolls of wallpaper, "Beauport Promenade." Chinoiserie design consisting of two scenes. Top scene is a male figure riding a camel, surrounded by fie male figures walking alongside; four are playing musical instruments, one carries a gun. The second scene shows a male figure riding an elephant, with ten male figures walking, each carrying an instrument or weapon. Printed in flesh tones, greens, grey, browns, white, red, and gold on a black ground.

Details

Maker
Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1985
Inscriptions
Trim / Join / c Brunschwig & Fils, Inc.
Location of origin
New York, New York, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
30 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.239A-C
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302102

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
camel
elephant
figure
musical instrument
Aisan
man
Period/Style
chinoiserie
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
Beauport Promenade
Pattern No.
13369.06
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 33.75, print width 18.25 (inches)

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