Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1813-1825

GUSN

GUSN-178673

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Vertical repeat of stylized floral medallion separated by symmetrically arranged rinceau. Printed in yellow and white on a dark blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
laid paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Capt. Timothy Johnson House (North Andover, Mass.), 1st Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

788
1965.173A

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

34 3/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Center Realty Trust

Accession Number

1965.173.1A

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 146, fig. 35.4

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

wreath
floral
scroll

Period/Style

Medallion