Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-178933

Description

Fragments. Spiral cones with black flowers and leaves sprouting from centers. Printed in black and white on blue ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Pratt House,

Additional Identification Number

660

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1919.595
Title Accession Number 1969.413

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

11 5/8 x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Essex Historical Society

Accession Number

1952.447

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England; p. 86, fig 18.4 for illustration

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

three-dimensional cone
stylized flowers