Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1764-1766

GUSN

GUSN-178519

Description

Five fragments (a-e) of cabled border. Crimson ground with crimson flock. Four are attached to flock paper 1968.180.1.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Harvard Hall, 2nd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1022

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

14 1/2 x 1 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1968.180.2

Reference Notes

Oman and Hamilton, pg. 125, entry 115 for unflocked version of border pattern.

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1968.180.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Crimson

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Guilloche

Period/Style

Rococo Revival