Large fragment of wallpaper, taken from Washington Bedchamber at Mount Vernon. The obverse of the paper is printed in grisaille with elements of a rococo revival pattern, featuring an old mill within a cartouche, and a border displaying trophies and floral sprays. The reverse displays traces of a neoclassical pattern printed in orange and beige.




Block-printed pigment on paper


Overall (H x W): 9 5/8 in. x 14 7/8 in. (24.45 cm x 37.78 cm)

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Mount Vernon Collection

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