Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-178687

Description

Fragments. Cartouches made of scrolls and foliage contain scenes of sailboats, trees, bridges, buildings. Strapwork and pin-dots on edges, sprigs, vines and swags. Light blue, red and green on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

1399

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

12 7/8 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1012AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

C-scrolls
cartouches
sprigs
strapwork
trees
sailboat
bridge