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Wallpaper Fragment

1969.336.2 (RS180839)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Part of a scenic paper but these pieces have no pattern or scene -- presumably the sky. Painted on pink paper stock. Some trace of pattern on second piece.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 5/8 x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.336.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177633
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p.112
Related Items
Accession number 1969.336.1- Relationship layers from the Otis northeast room (1969.336.1-.11)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Design Technique
Hand Painted
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Hand Painted

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