Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-287056

Description

Rococo Revival wallpaper fragment. Naturalistic rose bouquet framed by c-scrolls and strapwork. Block-printed in three grays, white, green, and red on polished white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Rococo Revival
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

27 1/4 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.517

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
scrolls
strapwork

Period/Style

Rococo Revival