Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1945-1950

GUSN

GUSN-177589

Description

Unused wallpaper roll. Pattern composed of rosette and swans flanking a lyre set within stencilled squares. Printed in white and grey on ochre ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

Stencil Square

Associated Building

Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.), Sitting Room

Additional Identification Number

647

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1924.655

Maker

Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1950.600

Reference Notes

"Wallpapers in New England," pg. 133, fig. 30.1 (original pattern). "Wallpapers for Historic Buildings," pg. 69 (Schumacher reproduction). "The Practical Book of American Wallpaper," p. 90-91.

Date

1945-1950 (paper installed 1950)

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Roll

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stencilling
square
medallion