Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-177747

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Vertical repeat. Harbor scene with rainbow sky framed by Gothic cartouches entwined with red roses and blue morning glories, printed on white polished ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Lakeman-Johnson House Main House, Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

1542

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

39 1/8 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.210

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 190, plate 29 (p. 160).

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1980.201AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scenery figure
strapwork
cartouche
rose and morning glory

Period/Style

Gothic Revival