Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1825-1840

GUSN

GUSN-179062

Description

Fragment of rainbow wallpaper. Printed in ochre and yellow on blended red, yellow, blue satin ground on olive-green ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Main House, Dining Room

Additional Identification Number

217

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Maker

Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

15 11/16 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler

Accession Number

1911.82

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 101, #18 (34.2); pg. 108, plate 18; pg. 142; pg. 187, fig. 46-b, #2

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

pomegranate

Period/Style

Rainbow