Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-178515

Description

Fragment of scenic figure paper. Pastoral scene of bridge in central plane; sheep in forefront; cattle and cattle herder on bridge; castle and steamboat in background. Printed in three browns, two greens, three greys, red, blue on light ground. Drop match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Bigelow House, Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

270

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Dimensions

28 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.158

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, pg. 190 text reference. Wallpaper in New England, pg. 160, same scene, item #1917.143.

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number ??
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1917.143
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.1061

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Cattle
cattle herder
sheep
castle
steamboat

Period/Style

Scenery Figure