Fireboard wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-29960

Description

Framed wallpaper sample from a fireboard. Handpainted landscape scene with cows, goat, shepherd boy, stream and mountain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
painting (image-making)
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
Unidentified Paper
Fireboard

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Environmental Control Elements

Dimensions

27 3/4 x 32 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Little and Browne Architects

Accession Number

1923.500

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Hand Painted

Form

fireboard

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

pastoral

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

cow
goat
shepherd

Period/Style

scenic