Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-243701

Description

Framed scenic wallpaper fragment. A man in a striped turban and red pants stands on a fortification wall next to a yellow cannon with green wheels. Unidentified panoramic wallpaper. Plain black wood frame. Possibly made in France.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
scenic wallpapers
wallpapers
painting (image-making)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Inscription

S. C. Rose Co. / est. 1930 / 36 Bromfield St., Boston / Tel.: 423-3487 (Framer's label afixed to backing)

Additional Identification Number

106.6

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

29 1/2 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2010.91.13

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Hand Painted

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Ottoman

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Canon
Fort

Period/Style

Scenic
Oriental