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

Object Type

Building Component

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