Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1825

GUSN

GUSN-178701

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Symmetrical design. Roses in a basket with white stylized leaf swags which connect to pink and rose tassels and white cross-hatched stripe. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Pattern

French Tassel

Associated Building

Original To Carter Homestead,

Additional Identification Number

1443

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

18 1/8 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1971.168

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid
Joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
tassels
swags
basket
sprig

Period/Style

NeoClassical