Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1808-1810

GUSN

GUSN-179124

Description

Fragment. Diaper pattern formed by husk elements with 6-petaled flowers at the intersections. Printed in white on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

3208

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1965.5.1
Title Accession Number 1965.172D
Title Accession Number 1990.620.2

Maker

Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 3/8 x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Museum of Early American Decoration

Accession Number

1990.620.1

Reference Notes

See illustration of duplicate design - Wallpaper in New England, p. 87, fig. 19.2

Places

United States

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

husk
flower
diamond

Period/Style

Diaper pattern