Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-178613

Description

Fragment. Section of landscape figures. Lovers in medieval dress before a priest. Appears to be marriage scene. Possibly Romeo, Juliet and Fra Laurence.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

685

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

12 1/4 x 9 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert N. Nixon

Accession Number

1955.224

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Romeo & Juliet, marriage, Shakespeare, love

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bower
priest
lovers

Period/Style

Landscape figure