Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-178096

Description

Cut wallpaper sample of unused border. Pattern consists of floral garland, tassels with cord; edged at bottom with roping. Printed in pink, dark green, black, greyish blue on light green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2855

Maker

Appleton Prentiss (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

5 1/4 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1985.27

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England; pp. 69, 109; fig. 11.7, plate 21.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1972.113
Title Accession Number 1920.42

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

garland
tassel
medallion
rope

Period/Style

Neoclassical