Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1802-1807

GUSN

GUSN-179055

Description

Three fragments of wallpaper from the Daniel Hough House in Labanon, New Hampshire. Two wide ceiling border fragments (A-B) with a pattern of horizontal stripe of roses over a background of lace with floral sprigs. Block printed in orange, pink, varnish green, black and white on blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Daniel Hough House (Lebanon, N.H.), 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

860

Maker

Zechariah Mills (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Dimensions

7 3/8 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Middleton

Accession Number

1966.411.1AB

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 23, fig I-20. Wallpaper in America, C. Lynn p. 114, fig 6-5.

Places

Connecticut (United States)
United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1966.411.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragments

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
lace
guilloche
stripes
wheat

Period/Style

Floral