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MacFarlane Memorial Room. Wallpaper & Bilbao mirror.

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MacFarlane Memorial Room. Wallpaper & Bilbao mirror.
19th c American Chinoiserie Furnishings

NEOCLASSICAL Anonymous (active 18th-19th c - )
NEOCLASSICAL Anonymous (active 18th-19th c - )
c. 1800-1820
19th c
Mulberry paper; Marble; Wood; Wire; Glass
Hand painted; Carved; Gessoed; Gilded
Chinoiserie
Wallpaper
Minneapolis. Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
minn5025
Period room meant to represent the formal parlor of a wealthy Boston merchant c. 1800. The hand-painted Chinese wallpaper of mulberry paper (1800-20) depicts an outdoor festival celebrating the sons of civil servants. The frame of the European 'Bilbao' mirror is of pieced pink marble; gessoed and gilded carved wood; and gilt wire.

Caption: CHINOISERIE Anonymous | MacFarlane Memorial Room. Wallpaper & Bilbao mirror. | c. 1800-1820 | American | Chinoiserie | ┬ęKathleen Cohen | minn5025

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