Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179073

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Renaissance revival strapwork stripe alternating with medallion ornamented with foliate scrolls and garland. Printed in tan and maroon on white polished ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

220

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 3/8 x 18 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler

Accession Number

1911.91

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Medallion
garland
stripe

Period/Style

Renaissance Revival