Wallpapered board

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

c. 1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-296581

Description

Board with sheathing fragment with wallpaper remnants on both sides. Side 1 has two papers: 1) foliate stripe in two greens on ungrounded paper; 2) floral swag in orange and two greens on tan striped paper. Side 2 has a blue abstract floral and foliate pattern with green accents on a white ground. This paper is numbered 385 in selvage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
boards (flat objects)
sheathing
wallpapers
softwood
Board

Inscription

Gift of Miss Ada Child / 24 Nov 1936 (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

WP 368

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11 3/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ada Child

Accession Number

1936.1206

Related Items

Title Board fragment Accession Number 1936.1203
Title Board fragment Accession Number 1936.1204
Title Board fragment Accession Number 1936.1205

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral
foliate
stripe

Period/Style

Floral Stripe