Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-179088

Description

Ten wallpaper fragments of foliated columns and arches with centered medallions on a patterned field. Printed in two greens, yellow, rust, teal and burnt sienna on a blue-grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Main House, Dining Room

Additional Identification Number

391

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

37 7/8 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Clara Sanborn

Accession Number

1922.22A-J

Reference Notes

See illustration in "Wallpaper in New England," p. 187, fig 46B - by Frank Cousins

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Pillar
arch
medallion
beading