Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1815-1820

GUSN

GUSN-179305

Description

Ashlar patterned wallpaper fragments with attached border. Stone blocks which surround alternating motifs such as an urn and bunches of fruit. Printed in blue, green, two greys, white, brown and taupe on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Salmond House, Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

1679

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

18 3/4 x 22 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1973.103AB

Places

United States

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

urn
grapes
stone blocks

Period/Style

Ashlar