Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-176987

Description

Fragment. Three-dimensional block with chained pattern in black and white on two faces, printed on light blue ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

950

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

6 x 23 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles R. Strickland

Accession Number

1967.170

Reference Notes

Description and history of pattern (not this sample) found in "Wallpaper in New England", p.85-6.

Places

United States

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Laid
Joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

three-dimensional blocks
chain

Period/Style

Geometric