Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177302

Description

Wallpaper fragments plus one unused sample. Damask floral pattern is printed in black and metallic gold on a reverse printed blue field which appears to imitate cording or fabric.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

2 1466D

Associated Building

Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.), Dining Room

Additional Identification Number

1781

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1977.586.1-
Title Accession Number

Maker

Janeway & Carpender (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

28 1/2 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.586.3A-E

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England", p. 255, fig. 74.3

Date

1890-1900 (1900 - year Wheelers purchased house)

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

damask
floral