Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1863

GUSN

GUSN-177184

Description

Unused roll imcomplete width. Medieval style paper with a quatrefoil pattern made up of circles and rosettes. Blockprinted in red, green, tan and brown with gilt on brown ground's embossed with a pebble texture.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.), Dining Room

Additional Identification Number

1220

People and Organizations

L. Marcotte & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

9 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3620

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 203; pgs. 156, 161, pl. 33

Date

1860-1863 (installed 1863)

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

quatrefoils
rosettes
circles