Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-49342

Description

Board with foliate pattern wallpaper (A) and Renaissance Revival pattern border (B). Roller printed in green, black, and gray on ungrounded paper. Cutouts made for andirons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boards (flat objects)
wallpapers
wallpapers
painting (image-making)
wallpapers
Component, Fireplace
Fireboard
Unidentified Paper
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Associated Building

Original To Daniel Bliss House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 x 34 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John Kirk

Accession Number

1976.144AB

Date

1855-1865 ((A) 1850-1865\n (B) 1855-1865)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

fireboard

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliate

Period/Style

Foliate