Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-176687

Description

Walllpaper fragment. All over arcs crowned with foliage in a heavily dotted ground. Elements are too stylized to permit naturalistic interpretation. Printed in black and white on tan. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Wiswall-Blackman House,

Additional Identification Number

346

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

27 x 20 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1920.324A

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1920.324B
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1920.325.1A

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Arc
foliage
diaper pattern

Period/Style

Geometric