Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

ca. 1825

GUSN

GUSN-243699

Description

Scenic wallpaper from a fireboard. Four men and a boy with a camel rest on a grassy bank by a river. White stone building in background with minaret. Brown and green leaf border at top and bottom, geometric border at sides. Glued to canvas. Possibly Zuber.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
scenic wallpapers
wallpapers
painting (image-making)
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
Fireboard

Additional Identification Number

106.3

Maker

Possibly Zuber & Cie (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

32 1/2 x 39 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2010.91.11

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fireboard

State

Original

Use

Turkish
Ottoman

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

camel
traders

Period/Style

scenic