Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-295986

Description

Large wallpaper fragments. 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.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.2224AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.2224C

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.2224D

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper