Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1916

GUSN

GUSN-177618

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Rococco style paper with scrolls, openwork, and cartouches framing large floral bouquets. Printed in brown, white, silver mica, olive, pale green and light yellow on a taupe ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1137

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.332.1-

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 5/8 x 13 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.332.5

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolls
cartouches
openwork
flowers

Period/Style

Rococco Revival ?