Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1815

GUSN

GUSN-178570

Description

Used fragments. Imitation brocade pattern consisting of stripes of rosebuds, vines, pin dots and pin stripes. Prints in two greens, two pinks with glitter on ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Closet

Additional Identification Number

2873

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

24 3/4 x 36 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Worcester Historical Society

Accession Number

1985.43.1A

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 83; fig. 17.4; pg. 84

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1985.43.1BC
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1985.43.1E
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1985.43.2A-C

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid
joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

imitation brocade
flora
stripe
rose sprig
vine