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Arabesque Panel, Phelps-Hathaway House (1792 France)

Artist

JEAN BAPTISTE REVEILLON (worked 1767-1792)

Country of Origin

France

Dated

1792

Medium

Wood-block printed on paper

Dimensions

21.00inch wide   48.00inch high
(53.34 cm wide  121.92 cm high)

Condition

Good condition, no restoration.


Exhibition History

One version of this paper is in the collection of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris.
This same décor on a white background was used in the master bedroom of the historic house Phelps Hatheway, Suffield, Connecticut. USA.

Description / Expertise

Arabesque wallpaper designed by Réveillon in 1789 (drawing #692) on hand painted pale blue background. Wood-block printed by Jacquemart et Bénard, successors of Reveillon.
Manufacturer’s stamp (“RJB”) and hand-written “11 Messidor” of Revolutionary calendar appear at bottom of paper, indicating post-1792 production.

Price upon request.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Dated by hand on the paper "11 Messidor", also with manufacturer's stamp