Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-177671

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Pattern of a central medallion framed by a diamond shape of flowers surrounded by a larger foliate vine, also in a diamond shape. Printed in white on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1201

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

31 1/4 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.341.3

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.341.1-

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallion
foliage in concentric diamond configurations