Wallpaper border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1815-1835

GUSN

GUSN-294764

Description

Multiple pieces of wallpaper border attached wallpaper (see wallpaper 1967.122.1) from a single room. Papers were found in a bureau drawer in the Stetson House in Hanover, Massachusetts but may originate from the Broad Oak Farm also in Hanover. The border is a continuous floral vine block printed in black, white, two pinks and varnish green on sky blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
laid paper
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Associated With Stetson House Main House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Accession Number

1967.122.2

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Varnished

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Floral Trail