Wallpaper Fragments

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1895-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177301

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of scrolling foliage forming a cartouche and framing roses in a tapered urn. On ribbed paper. Printed in two grays and taupe on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.), Parlor

Additional Identification Number

1778

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

34 3/8 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.585.5AB

Date

1895-1900 (1900 - year Wheelers bought house)

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1977.585.1-
Title Wallpaper Fragments Accession Number 1977.585.2AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

ribbed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

arabesques
tapered urns
roses
scrolls