The French Revolution gave us popular government, militant nationalism, mass conscription, Terror, Dechristianisation......and politically correct wallpaper!
Here is a splendid Revolutionary wallpaper from the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York, as posted on their website for 14th July this year:
|Sidewall and border: République Française Liberté Égalité. France, ca. 1792. |
Woodblock print on paper. Gift of John Jay Ide Collection