Wallpapered Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-178160

Description

Wallpaper border with continuous pattern of undulating foliage forming C-scrolls and cartouches. Embellished with beads, diagonal stripes, pindots, small flowers. Printed in gold and black and red flock on a gold ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Additional Identification Number

3518
2000.1696b

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

1 7/8 x 47 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.2221B

Places

France

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

Fireboard

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

C-scrolls
cartouches
stripes
beads
flowers
pindots