Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-272659

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of small rectangles in rows, somewhat like a masonry pattern, flanked above and below by a line of small circles. The rectangles appear to have dotted or a speckle patterned interior. Block-printed in white, black, and green on a light blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

4 1/8 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.49

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Rectangle
Masonry
Dot
Stripe