Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-177779

Description

Fragment. Rainbow paper. Allover grid of stylized floral forms bordered by beading and husks. Printed in a blend of red, yellow, black and white on unground paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Gedney House (Salem, Mass.), Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

900

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1967.136.27
Title Accession Number 1967.137.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 3/8 x 24 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1967.136.11

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral
medallion
husk
beading

Period/Style

Rainbow