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The backstory of wallpaper :paper-hangings, 1650-1750 /Robert M. Kelly.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Back story of wallpaper
Originator
Kelly, Robert M., 1949-
Contents
Rediscovering wallpaper -- Antecedents -- Printed, painted, or stained -- Papillon and his drawings -- The paper-hangings trade -- Wallpaper shopping -- 'Where there is a wall' -- Paperhanging -- Installers -- Leather hangings -- Chinese scenics and flock damasks -- Papier-maché, early print rooms, screens -- Pounds, shillings, pence -- The American colonies -- Canada and the North American wholesale trade -- Bringing the backstory forward.
Description
183 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-159) and index.
ISBN
0985656107
9780985656102
GUSN
307957
Call Number
Coll. NK3400.K45 2013
Stacks NK3400.K45 2013
Descriptive terms
Decoration and ornament, Early American.
Interior walls Decoration.
Wallpaper History.
Wallpaper.

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