Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-178544

Description

Diaper pattern wallpaper with lacy netting in the background. Scrolling foliage frames the diamond-shape losenges and arches with delicate lacework. Printed in green and grey on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
diaper patterns
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1770

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

41 1/4 x 18 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Richard LaCroix

Accession Number

1977.106A-H

Places

Possibly France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wallpaper

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

netting
lace
diaper pattern
scrolling foliage