Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper

2001.281.424 (RS191655)

Description

Unused sample of wallpaper from Middleton, Massachusetts. Stylized floral trail pattern with four parallel, undulating vines or branches and floral sprigs. Roller-printed in green and brown on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Flint Farm / Middleton / 1830" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
26 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.424
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284699

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
vine
sprigs
flowers
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)

Comments