Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177693

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of a bouquet of assorted flowers (including peonies, lilac, dafodil) and a medallion of garden tools and flutes (like a trophy). Side border of a vine of lilies or irises. Printed in brown, beige, grey and taupe on a taupe ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1539

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

26 1/2 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.208

Places

Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Decor Motif

trophy of garden tools and flutes
bouquets with peonies
lilac and dafodils