Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-178615

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Vertical gothic column in the center with lancets, trefoils, acroteria and acanthus leaves that spring out from the seeds. Willowy sprigs frame the column. Honeycomb pattern in the background. Vertical column of rosettes and openwork form side stripes. Brown, blue and white on a tan ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Timothy Daniels House (Holliston, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

686

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.1056

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

24 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert N. Nixon

Accession Number

1955.225

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Gothic column
acanthus leaves
lancets
sprigs
openwork
acroterion

Period/Style

Gothic Revival