Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-295985

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of feathers, scrolling foliage, swags of beads with hanging pendants. The pattern is printed in alternating stripes of greens and tans with areas of Block-printed in two greens, two browns, and white on an off-white, polished ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpaper brushes
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

3498

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Title wallpaper Accession Number 2000.2224D

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.2224C

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Feathers
Beads
Jewels
Scrolling foliage
Pendants
Stripes
Swags