Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1835-1855

GUSN

GUSN-178599

Description

Rolled sample. Cartouches framing alternating scenes of a castle and of two horses pulling a wagon with many peasants. Printed in two shades of grey, two browns and white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2002

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

20 1/4 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1982.268

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

transportation, rustic, rural

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

castle
horse
wagon
peasants
cartouche
foliate scrolls

Period/Style

Scenery figure