Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-179064

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of vignettes of various fruits set within guilloche frame or platter over diapered ground. Printed in light and dark brown, white and green on ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

208

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1967.123

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

31 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler

Accession Number

1911.108

Reference Notes

Frank Cousins' photo, Essex Institute, Salem, MA (c. 1911) referenced in "Wallpaper in New England," pg. 185.

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fruit
cherries
pears
apples
diaper