Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-176692

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the Stephen Robbins House, Lexington, Massachusetts. Three-dimensional block and white chaining on blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Robbins House,

Additional Identification Number

1519

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Title Accession Number 1973.115.1
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Title Accession Number 1929.884
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.316AB

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 1/4 x 13 13/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1971.2

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England; rear cover, fig. 18.1, p. 86

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove
Joined sheets

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

three-dimensional block
chaining
paving pattern

Period/Style

Geometric