Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1785-1790

GUSN

GUSN-176992

Description

Fragment. Part of the paper "Diana". This pattern is Neoclassical or Adam style with urns, floral swags, scrolling foliage and a medallion with a rosette. Printed in white and black on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Diana

Additional Identification Number

963

Maker

Hovey, Joseph (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

12 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles R. Strickland

Accession Number

1967.181

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, fig. 10-A, pp. 63-4.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1985.683

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

urn
floral swags
scrolling foliage
medallion with rosette

Period/Style

Neoclassical