Wallpaper border fragment, taken from the Washington Bedchamber at Mount Vernon. The wallpaper is printed on the obverse in shades of orange, peach, beige, and black, and displays elements of a neoclassical swag motif. The paper is seamed along one short side. Several small pieces displaying traces of a rococo revival design were adhered to the obverse. These were removed during conservation and are stored with it.

Date

c.1790-1810


Material/Technique

Block-printed pigment on paper


Dimensions

Overall (H x W): 8 1/8 in. x 9 in. (20.64 cm x 22.86 cm)


Credit

Mount Vernon Collection


Object Number

RP3233.010


Colors


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