Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1925-1930

GUSN

GUSN-177691

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Allover diaper pattern. Within each lozenge are flowers enclosed by diamonds. Each lozenge is joined by rosettes. Printed in beige and cream on an off-white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Paper from 3rd floor right front room as you face the house/put on around 1930 when it was EFA's office/paper bought at Gregory + Brown Co., Boston." ((handwritten by Richard Nylander on verso):)

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

3682

People and Organizations

Gregory & Brown Co.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 7/8 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.383A

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2000.383b
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.383B

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

rosettes
flowers
foliage

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern