Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1770-1785

GUSN

GUSN-178767

Description

Fragment. Floral-trail pattern with a meandering green vine spouting different flowers: carnations, clematis and peony blossoms. Printed in orange, red, pink, white and green on a light blue ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Theodore Lyman House, 2nd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1794

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

26 3/8 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore Kingsbury

Accession Number

1978.140A-F

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 44, p. 100, p 1.3

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1978.140b

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid
Joined Sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flower
vine
carnation
clematis
peony

Period/Style

Floral