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Fireboard

Description

Fireboard composed of two panels, beveled in back; frame painted orange; rounded bright green trees, fruit-like forms (watermelons?) on one panel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
panel paintings (painting by form)
panels (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Environmental Control Elements
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fruit
fruit
Oil
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
Panel
panel paintings (painting by form)
panels (wood)
Tree
trees
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
36.875 x 51.25 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.401
Credit Line
Gift of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
47768

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