Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-178945

Description

Fragment. Rococo floral paper with grey scrolls accented with maroon and embellished with three blue flowers and foliage in two greens. Printed on polished white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.), Parlor

Additional Identification Number

855

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Julia Gorham Hayden Richardson

Accession Number

1966.2134

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scroll
flower
vine

Period/Style

Rococo Revival