Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-177420

Description

Cut sample of rib-textured paper. Arabesque pattern of scrolled leaf medallion with inset of floral bouquet in an urn and beaded swags. Printed in brown and white on pink ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

5423

Associated Building

Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

3083

People and Organizations

United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)

Maker

Birge Co., Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29 3/4 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.296

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Pink

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolled leaf
urn
flower

Period/Style

Rococo Revival