Wall fragment with Moses Eaton stenciling

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-1316

Description

A plaster wall fragment with a grey-blue background with stenciled red pineapples with green and black accents. The wall has riven laths, studs, and cut nails. (Photo shown is of 1964.11.1).

Details

Descriptive Terms

walls
stencils (images)
painting (coating)
plaster
stenciling
wood (plant material)
pineapple (motif)
Stencil, PaintPlaster
Painted
Stenciled
Riven
Pineapple
Stencil, Paint

Associated Building

Original To David Thompson House,

Related Items

Title Wall fragment with Moses Eaton Stenciling Accession Number 1964.11.1
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.764.1-.3

Maker

Eaton, Moses (American stencil artist, 1796-1886) (Artist)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Painting T&E

Dimensions

38 x 45 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1964.11.2

Places

West Kennebunk (York county, Maine)