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Wallpaper fragments

2009.18AB (RS179455)

Description

Two small wallpaper fragments with a four-petaled floral design in green within latched medallions, block printed on unfinished ground. From an 1841 Greek Revival House built by Joseph Langworthy in Hope Valley, Rhode Island. Found behind chimney wall. Very similar to the 'Provincetown Geometric' pattern that was reproduced by Dorothy Waterhouse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.18AB
Credit Line
Gift of Robin Davies
GUSN
174664

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