Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1822-1837

GUSN

GUSN-177590

Description

One length [Fragment A] and seven fragments [b-h] of the scenic paper "Les Jardins Francais." This panel depicts two women and a man in a park with a statue and balustrade. The architectural ornaments in the garden are derived from classical sources.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Les Jardins Francais

Associated Building

Associated With Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

529

Maker

Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Mongin, Antoine-Pierre

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

70 3/4 x 16 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.1853.1A-H

Reference Notes

McClelland, pg. 332-335 (ills. 335) Lynn, pg. 195-196 (ills.) "French Scenic Wallpaper 1795-1865," pg. 272-273, fig. 20

Date

1822-1837 (1822- 1st edition reissued in 1826, 1829, 1830, 1832, 1835, 1836-37)

Places

France

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

two women
man
park
bench
statue
trees

Period/Style

Scenic