Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1825

GUSN

GUSN-283430

Description

Wallpaper fragment block-printed with a large-scale damask pattern in blue and black on green ground. Paper is laid and in partial sheets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.256.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Rosette
Flowers

Period/Style

Damask