Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1796-1797

GUSN

GUSN-177620

Description

Wallpaper border fragments. Repeated pattern of feathered vines of leaves framing sprigs. At the bottom are swags joining each group. Printed in two greens and white on a light blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Kitchen

Additional Identification Number

1140

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

18 3/8 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.334.1B

Reference Notes

see 1969.334.1

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.334.1
Title Accession Number 1985.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper