Wallpaper Fragment

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1815-1820

GUSN

GUSN-177633

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Part of a scenic paper but these pieces have no pattern or scene -- presumably the sky. Painted on pink paper stock. Some trace of pattern on second piece.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1155

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.336.1-

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

5 5/8 x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.336.2

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p.112

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Hand Painted

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper