Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-176928

Description

Partial rollof wallpaper. Large-scale grisaille Rococo scrolls entwined with flowers. Printed in two greys, orange, blue, rose, purple and maroon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2035

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 1/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse

Accession Number

1985.14

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliate scrolls
flowers

Period/Style

Rococo Revival