Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-177465

Description

Unused sample. Chinoiserie style with Rococo cartouches made of C-scrolls, framing Asian figures and exotic birds, surrounded by fret work. Printed in two greys, white, two greens, blue, yellow, black and gold on a red ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

2411

Associated Building

Sampson Gifford House (Duxbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

3744

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2000.546

Maker

United Wallpapers, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

17 x 16 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2000.547

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Red

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fret work
cartouches
bird
Asian figures
parasol
guitar

Period/Style

Chinoiserie