Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-177362

Description

Two wallpaper fragments. Pieces of "Monuments of Paris". Leaf bough and boughs and bushes surrounding an embankment and other piece is of tree foliage. Printed in 4+ greens and three browns on a pale green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Monuments of Paris

Associated Building

Parlor

Additional Identification Number

1132

Maker

Dufour, Joseph (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

20 5/8 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1969.227

Reference Notes

McClelland, "Historic Wallpapers", pp. 336-7, fig. 22.

Places

France

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

shrubs
foliage

Period/Style

Scenic