Unused wallpaper rolls

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-253408

Description

Twenty-three unused rolls and partial rolls of imitation damask design wallpaper composed of a woodland scene of deer, rabbit, flora, and birds. Printed in white on a beige ground, straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

GRAVURA (printed)
62 (stamped)
Gravura/HANDDRUK BEHANGSELS/AMSTERDAM HOLLAND (Printed)
75 (stamped)
12 (stamped)

Associated Building

Original To Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Amsterdam, Holland

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 3/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman

Accession Number

1978.211A-W

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral
Deer
Rabbit
Birds