Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-176828

Description

Three fragments of floral wallpaper. Fragment A: 3" high, 17 3/4" wide. Fragment B: 3" high, 18 3/4" wide. Fragment C: 3" high, 7 3/4" wide. Red and ochre printed on a rose ground. Diamond shapes encase quatrefoil and floral elements, alternating with rosettes and sprigs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Goddard-Watson-Davenport-Stimson House (Cambridge, Mass.), Parlor

Additional Identification Number

395

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

See descr. (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1922.26

Places

Possibly United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1922.27

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Pink

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Quatrefoils
rosettes
diamonds
sprigs
teardrop leaves