Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-177305

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Serpentine green and white stripes framing continuous diaper pattern. Printed on bright blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.), Parlor

Additional Identification Number

1774

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

10 3/8 x 13 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.585.2C

Places

United States

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Title Wallpaper Fragments Accession Number 1977.585.2AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stripe
diaper pattern

Period/Style

Geometric/Stripe