Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1835-1845

GUSN

GUSN-178344

Description

Fragment. Fireboard paper. A rural scene with four figures and a dog. The men are working the land in front of the house. Printed in white, four greens, yellow, red, two blues, two browns, beige, tan and grey on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Additional Identification Number

3607

Related Items

Title Fireboard Accession Number 2001.281.653

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

18 7/8 x 25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.321

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fireboard

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

rural life, farming

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

house
out house
figures
dog
wheel barrrow
barrel
shovel
fence