Wallpapered board

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1763

GUSN

GUSN-78

Description

Sheathing, unfinished on both sides and rabbeted along both edges. Wallpaper fragrments attached. Amorphous design alternating with stylized foliate vine on striped paper. Printed in black, white, and green on blue ground. Straight match. Heavy loss of pigment.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheathing
wallpapers
boards (flat objects)
walls
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Wallpaper
Board

Associated Building

Original To Elias Cadwell House,

Additional Identification Number

1959.130

Maker

Zechariah Mills (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

12.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elmer D. Keith

Accession Number

1959.131

Date

1763 (Board age. Wallpaper date 1802-1807.)

Places

Guilford (New Haven county, Connecticut)
Connecticut (United States)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1959.130
Title Wallpaper Fragment Accession Number 1967.26

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stripe
amorphous shells?