Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1760-1770

GUSN

GUSN-30180

Description

Fragment of wallpaper. This block-printed pastoral landscape paper depicts vignettes of a man and woman riding donkeys, alternating with a vignette of a shepardess and a cow. The vignettes are surrounded by arabesques and neoclassical figures. Printed in brown, white and black on a gray ground. Came from the Daniel Murray House of Rutland, MA.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Gift of the Messrs. Edward C. Tolman and Richard C. Tolman

Accession Number

1924.182

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

NeoClassical