Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1835

GUSN

GUSN-179120

Description

Fragment. Rainbow paper. Repeating floral medallions radiating plumes of feathers, wheat and fan-like blossoms. Printed in blended yellow, green and red on a buff colored ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

3192

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

26 7/8 x 14 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Museum of Early American Decoration

Accession Number

1990.603AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove
joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral medallion
feathers
wheat

Period/Style

Rainbow