Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179081

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Incomplete repeat. Gothic arbor with fretwork and tracery framing taupe, brown and grey foliage. Printed on a beige, polished ground. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

707

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House, Parlor

Additional Identification Number

387

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1978.135
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1978.135
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1911.74AB
Title Wallpaper fragment Accession Number 1911.90

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

21 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Clara Sanborn

Accession Number

1922.18AB

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 185, fig. 46.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

quatrefoil
pillar
tracery

Period/Style

Gothic Revival