From Background to Foreground: Looking at an 18th-Century Wallpaper

November 24, 1992 – April 6, 1993

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

2nd Floor

An arabesque-patterned wallpaper printed by the renowned French manufacturer Jean-Baptiste Reveillon shows the range of designs available during the 1780s and how the designs were derived from pattern books and other sources.