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Pamphlet

1922.488 (RS179349)

Description

Wallpaper fragment used as a book cover. Paper is block-printed with a pattern of birds perched on flowered and berried boughs. Printed in green, red, black and white on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1750
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Cowing House.
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Weymouth (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Booklet
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 12 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.488
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener
GUSN
176667
Reference Notes
Green and Hamilton, p. 100, fig. 35 for similar pattern.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Birds
blossoms
berries
boughs
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Pamphlet
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Design Technique
Stenciled

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