Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1898

GUSN

GUSN-179171

Description

Partial roll. Bouquet of flowers in an urn flanked by Corinthian columns draped with floral garlands. Printed in white, brown and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

Gift of Mrs. George Tyson 10 May 1917 (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original To Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.), Front Hall

Additional Identification Number

256

Maker

Gregory & Brown Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

28 1/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Tyson

Accession Number

1917.142

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 269.

Date

1898 (year made)

Places

South Berwick (York county, Maine)
United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1949.1098b
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1949.1098.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

architecture, classicism

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

column
arch
Corinthian capital
garland
urn
bouquet

Period/Style

Pillar and Arch