Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1770-1785

GUSN

GUSN-178768

Description

Used wallpaper fragment. Trophy Paper. Pattern consists of vertical stripes behind bouquets and trophies of war, including shield, arrows and quiver, flag and sword. Prints in black and white on yellow ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Theodore Lyman House, 2nd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1796

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1987.141.1B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29 x 20 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore Kingsbury

Accession Number

1978.141.1A

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, pg. 54-5, fig. 6.3

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

war

Paper Finish

Laid
joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

trophy
quiver
arrows
shield
flag

Period/Style

Stripe