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Fireboard

1966.136 (RS207163)

Description

Fireboard with various layers of wallpaper attached. Top layer is machine printed with pink grapevines framing vignettes of blue flowers in pink urns on white or cream ground. Earlier layer is also machine printed with green foliate swags on a gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Used At Fowler House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Environmental Control Elements
Places
Danvers (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
boards (flat objects)
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33 7/8 x 39 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.136
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
47347
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.13A Relationship Same pattern as first (earliest) layer on fireboard
Title Wallpaper fragment Accession number 1922.12C Relationship same pattern as second (newest) layer on fireboard
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.12.1AB Relationship same pattern as second (newest) layer on fireboard

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
maple
floral
flower
State
Original
Theme
floral
Paper Type
Machine Made

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