Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-179068

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Fragonnard-like pastoral vignettes separated by flowers, fruit, gardening tools and musical instruments. Printed in three blues, pink, rose, mauve, red, lavender, olive, tan and brown on unground paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

203
1911.100

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

27 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler

Accession Number

1911.100A

Places

France

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1911.100B

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Pastoral, dancing, leisure, romance

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Troubador
shepherdess
piper
lute
fountain
chickens
wreath
watering can
dog
grape vine

Period/Style

Scenic
Textile