Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-177450

Description

Cut sample of scenic figure wallpaper. Pattern consists of ship at sea alternating with scene of stone house and bridge. Scenes are separated by alternating medallions of roses and tulips. Printed in white, browns, beige and pink on blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

3102

People and Organizations

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

23 1/2 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.355

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

stone house
3-masted ship
rose
tulip

Period/Style

Medallion