Library wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-225639

Description

Wallpaper fragments and unused rolls, tan grasscloth printed with dark green leaves. From envelope marked "Paper from #34 at the Restoration". Removed from the Library by Betty Phillips during the 1971-1974 restoration. Additional unused rolls were found on the 3rd floor during inventory. This paper is on the walls of the Library in the 1918 photograph of Stephen Willard Phillips [2006.44.892].

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Paper from #34 at the Restoration/Rust + Tan Chinese-dining Room/Gray-Hall/Grass Cloth-Parlor/Tan with green-Stephen's Bedroom"
(Script, blue ink)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

36 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3489

Related Items

Title Stephen W. Phillips in Library Accession Number 2006.44.892