Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-178468

Description

A scenery figure wallpaper with a repeating scene of a sailboat headed to town, framed in a Rococo cartouche. The scenes repeat vertical and are in the wide area of a striped pattern. Printed in blue, pink, red, green, two greys on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Sawtell Tavern,

Additional Identification Number

1652

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Dimensions

43 x 39 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1972.114A

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1972.114b

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Irise

Form

Wallpaper

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

maritime

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sailboat
water
town
stripes
cartouches
garlands
bouquets

Period/Style

Scenery figure