Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-177999

Description

Unused end of a roll of wallpaper. Scenery figure with views of a spired and turreted building next to a body of water. Scenic views are framed by a fantastical structure of bridges, trees and meadows. Printed in three browns, three greys, two greens, ochre, light blue, red and white on a white, satin ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

1076

Additional Identification Number

257

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1917.158
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.1061

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

51 1/4 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.143

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pl. 30, pg. 190 & 192; "Creamer Sample Book," nos. 618, 615

Places

Concord (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bridge
town
carriage
sheep
trees
cathedral
castle
boats
water
mountains

Period/Style

Scenery figure