Small fragment of wallpaper, found in the Washington Bedchamber in January 1929. The obverse of the wallpaper is printed in grisaille with a sprig of leaves.

Date

c.1830-1840


Material/Technique

Block-printed pigment on paper


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 4 3/4 in. x 2 1/8 in. (12.07 cm x 5.4 cm)
Overall (Envelope H x W): 8 15/16 in. x 3 15/16 in. (22.7 cm x 10 cm)


Credit

Mount Vernon Collection


Object Number

RP3233.002A


Colors


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