Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1807

GUSN

GUSN-177651

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of two stripes filled with sprig motif and separated by a narrow stripe of leaves and sprigs. Printed in green and white on a light green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1168

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.337.2b
Title Accession Number 1969.337.1-

Maker

Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.337.2A

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, fig 23.1, p.111

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sprigs
stripe of leaves and sprigs