Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-178135

Description

Rainbow paper. Vertical stalks with allover pattern of pomegranates that alternate with oak leaves and acorns. Blended red, blue, yellow and white on a light blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Ironworks House, Sitting Room

Additional Identification Number

1497

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

34 3/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.187.4

Reference Notes

"Wallpapers in New England"; p142-3, fig. 34.3.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1971.187.1
Title Accession Number 1971.187.2
Title Accession Number 1971.187.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

pomegranates
oak leaves
acorns

Period/Style

Rainbow