Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1785-1800

GUSN

GUSN-178770

Description

Fragment. Grisaille pillar and arch design of Corinthian columns supporting and egg & dart arch and framing an urn. A canopy and hanging cord with tassle are also visible. Printed on grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

King Ahasuerus

Associated Building

Original To Theodore Lyman House, Closet

Additional Identification Number

1798

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore Kingsbury

Accession Number

1978.142.1A-G

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1978.142.1-
Title Accession Number 1985.692a
Title Accession Number 1978.159

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Corinthian column
egg & dart
arch
urn
tassle