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.

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2000.383b
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.383B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.383A

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