Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179103

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Vertical curvilinear stripe with stylized floral ornament. Scrolls surround it. In between stripes is a long vertical rose vine or branch. Printed in two blues, two browns on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

1398

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

18 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1011AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stripe
stylized floral ornament
scrolls
vertical rose branch or vine