Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-179098

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Gothic arbor with fretwork and tracery framing taupe, brown, peach and grey foliate. Printed on a beige, polished ground. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House, Parlor

Additional Identification Number

1793

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1922.18AB
Title Wallpaper fragment Accession Number 1911.90

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sheldon Kitchel

Accession Number

1978.135

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 46.1

Places

Possibly France

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
fretwork

Period/Style

Gothic Revival