Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177616

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of foliage springing up from a vase or urn with swans flanking a small urn, perched on a scrolled foliate. Printed in gold, taupe and brown on an off-white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Dining Room

Additional Identification Number

1135

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.332.1-

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 5/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.332.3

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliage
urn
swans