Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-177857

Description

Block printed drapery paper. Stylized pink and white folds that alternate with green and black folds with ivy vines. Embellished with leaves and dots. Straight match. Printed on yellow ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

General Samuel McClellan House,

Additional Identification Number

1245

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1973.113a&b
Title Accession Number 1969.575.2
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1969.575.1b
Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 1969.575.2b

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

30 1/2 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1969.575.1

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 115-117, fig. 25.1.

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wallpaper

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Decor Motif

drapery swags
ivy vine
dots
stripes

Period/Style

Drapery