Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-176793

Description

Unused sample. Egyptian-like design of metallic gold and black fans on a grey field framed within red lunettes accented with gold dots and separated by black stylized palmettes. Printed on taupe ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper by form
Wallpaper

Associated Building

2nd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1402

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

2 15/16 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1971.11A

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 157, pl. 40, fig. 56.3.

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Use

Exoticism

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fan
lunette
palm
beading