Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-178528

Description

Fragments. Small blue, black and pink sprigs alternating with white palmettes on yellow ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

General Sylvanus Thayer Birthplace, 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

872

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

17 3/8 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Gilbert L. Bean

Accession Number

1966.491A

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1966.491B

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid
Joined Sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sprig
palmette

Period/Style

Sprig