Wallpapered Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-176681

Description

Wallpapered fireboard with central scene of a sailboat and crew on rocky waters and ominous clouds. Oval scene is framed by leaves and scrolls. Printed in blues, greens, greys, red and white on a black ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Associated Building

Wiswall-Blackman House,

Additional Identification Number

3521
2000.1698a

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2000.2223b

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

27 5/8 x 41 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.2223a

Places

Possibly France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fireboard

Ground Color

Black

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sailboat
flag
crew
ocean