Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-286680

Description

Fragment. Wallpaper blockprinted with allover repeating pattern of hooked s-shaped motifs, circles and dots. Printed in blue on cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Bixby Inn - 1807? / Francestown / N.H. / Hall" (handwritten by Nina Fletcher Little on back)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 3 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1994.79.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper