Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1700-1720

GUSN

GUSN-177970

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Small sample of flame-stitch motif wallpaper printed in red, pink, green and black. Printed on buff or unground paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2869

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

7 x 10 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1985.40

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove
joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

imitation embroidery
flame stitch

Period/Style

Geometric