Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1865-1870

GUSN

GUSN-177654

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of small, 2-inch leaf sprigs with berries. Stamped gilt on a beige ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1173

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.337.5b
Title Accession Number 1969.337.1-

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; Germany

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

21 7/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.337.5A

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p.202

Places

Possibly France
Possibly Germany

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Gilt

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaf sprigs

Period/Style

Gilt Figure