Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1760-1770

GUSN

GUSN-176813

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Design of a round-headed arch supported by two columns. The niche within the arch is filled with two birds and a woman leaning on a balustrade in front of a domed temple. Printed in brown, white, and black on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

1572

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

79 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1971.2192

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 4.1, pgs. 48-49

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1967.28

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Pillar and Arch