Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

Late nineteenth century

GUSN

GUSN-272553

Description

Two fragments of wallpaper, one with attached border (B). Wallpaper (A) is an all over shell or flame pattern background with cartouches framing a palmette motif. Printed in two yellow, two tans, and dark green on a cream ground. The border fragment (B) is a stylized scroll and floral pattern printed in two yellows, dark green, white and liquid mica on a light cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Lincoln-Streeter House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 x 9 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Crawford Lincoln

Accession Number

1979.4.2AB

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1979.4.1AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1979.4.3AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

shell
flame
cartouche
palmette
scroll
floral