Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1895

GUSN

GUSN-177658

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Large floral frieze with top and bottom bands of acanthus leaves and mouldings. Printed on a texture paper to simulate a textile. In orange, blue, olive, black, red, mauve, beige and khaki on an olive ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1178

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.337.7A
Title Accession Number 1969.337.7C

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

17 1/8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.337.7B

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Frieze

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral