Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper

1923.313 (RS174422)

Description

Cut sample of reproduction diapered and vine stripe paper. Grey-blue ground with pattern printing in white. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1923
Original date c. 1800
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
John Hicks House, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 x 20 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.313
GUSN
178508
Reference Notes
Old-Time New England, vol. XXII, no. 3, Jan. 1932. Article appears on pg. 99. Possible ref. on pg. 111 - 2nd paragraph 1st column. Photos appear in SPNEA folder, "Mass., Cambridge: Hicks House" dated 1928 & 1931 - in situ photos(?). Wallpaper in New Engl
Related Items
Accession number 90-28 Relationship photo of room in Hicks House
Accession number 90-30 Relationship photo of room in Hicks House
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.2215 Relationship same pattern
Title Reproduction Wallpapers Accession number 2001.281.759.1-.7 Relationship Waterhouse reproduction.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.495AB Relationship Historic paper from Nye Homestead, Sandwich, MA
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1967.136.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaf
vine
diaper pattern
Form
Unused
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 3/4, print width 20 1/4 (inches)

Comments