Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-177619

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of paper seems to be striped with a vertical cord and tassels. Neo-grec-influenced medallion pattern. Printed in black, red and gold on a greyish-blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1133

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.332.2-

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.332.1

Places

Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

cord and tassels
medallions with foliage
sprigs

Period/Style

Neo-grec