Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-177694

Description

Wallpaper fragments (2). Stylized foliate motif [?]. Printed in green and peach on an off-white 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

1540

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England; United States

Dimensions

14 3/4 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.209

Places

Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stylized vines (?)