Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1785-1790

GUSN

GUSN-175819

Description

Fragment. Meandering bell flowers printed in black and white on yellow-ochre ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

525

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

1 1/4 x 3 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Vaughan

Accession Number

1928.4B

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 60, fig. 9.2

Date

1785-1790 (1787 - year Hamilton House was built)

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1923.4
Title Accession Number 1923.5b

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bell flower