Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-176836

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Section of landscape figure paper that shows field pattern of small button-like circles, but not vignette. Printed in dark turquoise on light turquoise.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1550

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1971.213.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

17 1/8 x 8 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William S. Appleton

Accession Number

1971.213.1

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Turquoise

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove
Joined Sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Button
foliage

Period/Style

Landscape figure