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2000.383A (RS180492)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Allover diaper pattern. Within each lozenge are flowers enclosed by diamonds. Each lozenge is joined by rosettes. Printed in beige and cream on an off-white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1925-1930
Inscriptions
"Paper from 3rd floor right front room as you face the house/put on around 1930 when it was EFA's office/paper bought at Gregory + Brown Co., Boston." ((handwritten by Richard Nylander on verso):)
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Gregory & Brown Co.
Dimensions
18 7/8 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.383A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177691
Related Items
Accession number 2000.383b
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.383B

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
rosettes
flowers
foliage
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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