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Fireboard

1972.105 (RS207206)

Description

Fireboard covered with wallpaper depicting an outdoor scene of three early-nineteenth-century children (two boys and one girl) dressing a dog in bonnet and shawl. Attached border (1972.105b)

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original To Captain Lord Mansion.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Environmental Control Elements
Places
Kennebunkport (York county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Unidentified Paper
wallpapers
Dimensions
32 x 41 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.105
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
48725
Related Items
Title Fireboard Accession number 1972.105b Relationship border on fireboard

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
children
dog
foxglove
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Fireboard
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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