Wallpapered board

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-296254

Description

Sheathing board with wallpaper adhering. White foliate and fern block printed on mustard ground. Evidence of second paper: small black net and green/red floral motifs on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheathing
wallpapers
boards (flat objects)
walls
wallpapers
softwood
paper (fiber product)
Board

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Burden

Accession Number

1990.303

Places

Bath (Sagadahoc county, Maine)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Orange

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fern
foliate

Period/Style

Foliate