Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-177837

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Repeating flower blossoms accented with dotted spirals. Printed in green, red on a grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Swett-Ilsley House (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

233

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

12 1/8 x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1915.141.1

Date

1840-1850 (1847 date of newspaper pasted over paper as a liner for next layer)

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1915.141.2
Title Accession Number 1915.141.11

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flower