Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1906-1910

GUSN

GUSN-177598

Description

Partial roll. Pillar and Arch design framing view of church spire, which same believe to be by Sir Christopher Wren, while others believe it is the Old North Church, Boston, MA. Printed in two browns and tan.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Paul Revere

Pattern No.

278

Associated Building

Original To Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

621

Maker

Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Chelsea, MA, United States

Dimensions

28 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4732

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," p. 270, fig. 79.3. Thomas Strahan Album of Colonial Reproductions 1938

Date

1906-1910 (paper installed 1911)

Places

Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1916.16
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1919.350

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

architecture, Classicism

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

arch
column
collonnade
church spire
Corinthian capitals

Period/Style

Pillar and Arch