Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-177630

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Foliate and floral design with vertical pin stripes between framed field of pin dots. Cartouche in the center with an abundance of foliage. C-scroll makes up cartouche. Printed in two browns, cream, blue on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Back Hall

Additional Identification Number

1146

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

12 7/8 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.335.3

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.335.1-.

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

cartouche
pinstripes
pin dots
scrolls
leaves
flowers