Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-177729

Description

Three used wallpaper fragments of landscape figure paper. Pastoral scene shows sheperdess seated next to basket of flowers. Printed in three greens, two grays, brown, black on light green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House, Parlor

Additional Identification Number

3483

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1922.13B
Title Accession Number 1966.135
Title Accession Number 1911.107

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

51 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.1665

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England; p. 126, fig. 28.3, p. 186, fig. 46.A #4.

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Pastoral

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

shepherdess
flower baskets

Period/Style

Landscape figure