Wallpapered board

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-296585

Description

Board/ sheathing fragment with attached wallpaper remnant. Gothic revival strapwork with floral elements and foliate scrollwork, printed in three browns and vibrant blue on a white ground. Back of board is painted green, and half of the front is painted white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
boards (flat objects)
sheathing
wallpapers
softwood
paint (coating)
painting (coating)
Board

Additional Identification Number

1004.1

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2014.38.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

architectural

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
floral

Period/Style

Gothic Revival