Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1760-1770

GUSN

GUSN-177748

Description

Fragment. Pillar and arch design. Fluted columns draped with garlands framing an urn, and to the right, a garden scene with a globe upon a pedestal. Printed in brown, black, grey, white on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Parson Smith House - Main House (South Windham, Me.), Closet

Additional Identification Number

1512

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Title Accession Number 1993.1
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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1993.10A-O

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

20 7/8 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.197A-G

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid
Joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

column
garland
urn
globe

Period/Style

Pillar and Arch