Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-179104

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Striped pattern. Wide stripe with a pattern of wavy ameoba-like shapes alternate with a vertical column of four-lobed flowers. White squiggly lines and meandering vines fill recesses between stripes. Printed in three greens and white on a pale orchid ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

575

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1932.2664

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 3/8 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Horace Morison

Accession Number

1932.2665

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Wavy ameoba-like lines
four-lobed flowers
stripes
meandering vines