Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-286708

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Wallpaper printed with all over geometric design of three-dimensional cubes with chained sides and floral/star motifs on the faces. Block printed in brown, white and black on a blue ground.\n Two fragments are present in layers with other papers: the first (A) with 2000.1669.2A and 2000.1670A; the second with 2000.1669.2B and 2000.1670B.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1917.1583
Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 2000.1670AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.1669.2A-D

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Object Type

Building Component

Accession Number

2000.1669.1AB

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

cubes
stars

Period/Style

Geometric