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

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1972.114b

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1972.114A

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

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