Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1865

GUSN

GUSN-283314

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment affixed to paperboard. Rococo Revival flower and scroll pattern. Roller-printed in two grays, three blues, three greens, three pinks, white and red on ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
Wallpaper

Inscription

"G18" (circled with red pencil checkmark)
"11" (circled with check mark)
"NH / Mrs Bell Ashley" (NH in pen / Mrs. Bell Ashley in pencil. Other notes, refering to Portsmouth, NH, have been erased.)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

21 5/8 x 18 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.238

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Scolls
flowers
pindots

Period/Style

Rococo Revival