Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179015

Description

Fragment. Scenery paper with a cartouche framing some type of maritime scene with a body of water, ship and tower (in the background) and a rainbow sky. Printed in two blues, two pinks, red, green, grey and brown on a white polished ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

523

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1971.21

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1927.373

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Maritime

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Cartouche
scrolls
openwork
foliage
swag
sailboat
tower

Period/Style

Scenery figure