Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-283876

Description

Chinese, handpainted wallpaper panel removed from the Cushing House, Belmont, Massachusetts. One of two separate but adjoining panels from the oval room of the house (see1929.1860b) Cherry tree, bamboo and birds on pale green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Belmont "Cushing House",

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

99 x 34 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1929.1860A

Related Items

Title Wallpaper panel Accession Number 1929.1860B

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Hand Painted

Form

wall panel

Ground Color

Lt. Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Cherry Tree
bamboo
birds
pot

Period/Style

China Trade