Roll

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1807

GUSN

GUSN-175809

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. "Paris Flock Border" with a design of sprigs of two daisies, backed by grass line the border. Printed in two greys, white, blue and purple with black flock overprinted with orange on orange ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

Paris Flock Border

Associated Building

Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.), Parlor

Additional Identification Number

776

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 11 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1965.141

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, plate 11, p. 106, fig. 24-c p. 114, p. 113-114

Date

1805-1807 (Henry Bufford (paper hanger) Sept. 1809)

Places

Possibly France

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1971.2179b
Title Accession Number 1971.2178a

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

Roll

Ground Color

Orange

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

daisies with leaves
grass