Wallpaper fragments

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-174664

Description

Two small wallpaper fragments with a four-petaled floral design in green within latched medallions, block printed on unfinished ground. From an 1841 Greek Revival House built by Joseph Langworthy in Hope Valley, Rhode Island. Found behind chimney wall. Very similar to the 'Provincetown Geometric' pattern that was reproduced by Dorothy Waterhouse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

31.1
733

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Robin Davies

Accession Number

2009.18AB

Date

(From a Greek Revivial House built by Joseph Langworthy in 1841, Hope Valley, Rhode Island)