Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-286700

Description

Fragments. Wallpaper border printed in ribbon and bow pattern with top and bottom edgings of horizontal ovals. Block printed in blues, greens, orange, black and white on light blue ground.\n Two border fragments are present with other layers of wallpaper: one (a) with 2000.1669.1a and 2000.1669.2a; the second (b) with 2000.1669.1b and 2000.1669.2b.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 1917.1583B
Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 1917.51A-C
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.1669.2A-D
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.1669.1AB

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

3 3/8 x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2000.1670AB

Places

Probably

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

ribbons
bows