Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1807

GUSN

GUSN-175807

Description

Partial roll. Allover net design against an imitation marble field. Block printed in gray, black and white on sea-green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
laid paper
Wallpaper

Pattern

Green Nett

Associated Building

Original To Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

1564

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

23 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.2182A

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," p. 113, fig. 24.3, plate 13.

Date

1805-1807 (invoice dated 1807)

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

net
marble