Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-177413

Description

Cut sample of scenery figure paper. Buff ground with pastoral scene of sheep and man on horseback at watering hole, surrounded by ruins. Printing in browns, greys, whites. Framed with scrolls and vines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

The Deerfield

Pattern No.

2907

Associated Building

Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

3056

Maker

Birge Co., Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

35 x 21 13/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.124A

Reference Notes

"A Text Book of Authentic Designs in Colonial Wallpaper" c. 1932

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

horses
sheep
man
watering hole
ruins
scrolls
vines

Period/Style

Scenery figure