Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1790-1800

GUSN

GUSN-178125

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Cut border of floral sprigs in varnish green and black alternating with varnish green and black and grey leaves. Printed on unground paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2861

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.334.1

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1985.30

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 98, fig 22.5 for illustration of pattern (in reverse).

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flower sprig