Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-178099

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Common stripe of printed white X's alternating with vertically repeating bellflower wreaths framing white stiff-leaf motifs. Printed on blue rag paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

3816

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.628

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 139, fig 33.1 for illustration of design

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1973.408
Title Accession Number 1965.174C
Title Accession Number 1971.193

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Wreath
stiff-leaf
stripe X's

Period/Style

Stripe