Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1815-1820

GUSN

GUSN-273367

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Striped pattern printed in alternating white and blue geometric design. Block-printed on sheets of handmade blue paper with brown ground. Wallpaper has been taped and pinned to backing paper and rolled.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
laid paper
block printing (relief printing process)
stripes
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.117

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Stripe

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

geometric
stripe

Period/Style

Stripe