Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper

1969.340.5 (RS180478)

Description

Wallpaper fragments (2). Pattern consists of allover roses with larger ones framed by a cartouche. Stylized motifs of scrolled foliage are framed by a floral wreath. Printed in gold, silver mica, yellow, brown on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 3/4 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.340.5
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177612
Related Items
Accession number 1969.340.1- Relationship layers of paper from the 2nd floor, southeast chamber of the Otis House 1969.340.1-.6

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cartouche
roses
scrolled foliage
Form
Wall Fragment
Pattern Name
Desdemona
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

Comments