The Port of Boston (below) is from "Scenic America" and was designed by Jean-Julien Deltil for Jean Zuber & Cie in 1834. Block-printed. It is still printed by Zuber and Co.
Niagara Falls scenic wallpaper. Designed by Jean Julien Deltil. Printed byJean Zuber & Cie in 1834. Block-printed. It is still printed by Zuber & Cie.
The French in Egypt (below )was designed by Jean Julien Deltil, Velay, Paris, 1818. Block-printed.
Eldorado Wallpaper (below) was Designed by Eugéne Ehrmann, Georges Zipélius and Joseph FuchsJean Zuber & Cie, Rixheim, 1849Block-printed. This scenic is still printed by Zuber & Cie.
These last three wallpapers are from the Museum of Alsace.
"Fêtes du roi aux Champs-Élysées" : la distribution gratuite de vin. Made by Velay, Paris, in 1825, after a book by Léopold Boilly. Impression à la planche. Ancienne Collection Follot, Paris. D. Giannelli, Musée du Papier Peint ©, 2008
I love the vivid color in these last two wallpapers and the classic Greco-Roman imagery.
A drapery motif wallpaper. Made in France about 1800-1810. Impression à la planche. (Block-print) by D. Giannelli, Musée du Papier Peint ©, 2008
Another drapery motif wallpaper. Made by Joseph Dufour, D. Giannelli, Musée du Papier Peint ©, 2008