This simple pattern was found on a wedding box
made in Paris in May 1804; the box is now in the collection of the
Musee de Papier Peint, Rixheim, France. The document colorway with its
soft pink background and vivid greens is very a la mode for the early
The scale of the pattern works remarkably well
for rooms of almost any size and acts as an excellent backdrop for wall
hangings. This paper is a superb choice for bed chambers, small parlors
and rooms where a less dramatic effect is desired.
Repeat 4 inches
Width 21½ inches
The historic colorway image above shows two widths of the
pattern installed. Alternate colorway images show one
complete width of the pattern.