Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1811-1817

GUSN

GUSN-177674

Description

Wallpaper fragments (4). Samples are too small to see any distinct motifs except leaves and pin dots. Block printed in white and red on a cinnamon ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1203

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.342.1-
Title Accession Number 1930.1619

Maker

Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.342.2

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p.132, fig. 29.5

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Cinnamon

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaf
pin dots