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Description

Multiple fragments of wallpaper removed from the Nelson Room, Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House in December 2012. Wallpaper is roller-printed with a diamond diaper pattern of white rosettes on brown ground inside tan framework.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Thomas Strahan & Co. (Maker)
Date
1910-1935
Location of origin
Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Original To Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chelsea (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
diaper patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1942.4706.2
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
295058
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1942.4706.1 Relationship Same paper still in situ in Nelson Room, Beauport.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Diamond
Geometric
medallion
stylized flower
rosette
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
Wall fragments
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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