Wallpaper fragments

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-103735

Description

Fragments. Two wallpaper fragments with vignettes of a woman with small child and a dog alternating with morning glories. Scenes are in a vertical arrangement and are separated by vertical scrolls. Block printed in white, greens, pinks and brown on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fragments
WALLPAPER

Associated Building

Place of use 21 East Main Street,

Additional Identification Number

3463

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Mystic, CT (use)

Dimensions

37 in (A); 11 in (B) x 6 1/2 in (A); 32 1/2 in (B) (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2008.56ab

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

landscape
mornng glories
scrolls