Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1786-1800

GUSN

GUSN-178797

Description

Garden Scene with birds, statue of Apollo, bridge and domed pavillion. Black and white printed on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Possibly

Associated Building

Browne House (Watertown, Mass.), 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

343

Maker

Appleton Prentiss (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

34 3/4 x 12 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1919.597

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; pp 67-8, fig 11.5. Lynn, "Wallpaper in America" p. 112, fig. 6.3 for reversed example of same pattern.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1917.294

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Apollo
lyre
swans
birds
bridge
round building