Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-272762

Description

Wallpaper fragment mounted on paperboard. Anglo-Japanese style pattern of flowers and leaves amidst a patchwork of geometric patterns. Roller-printed in two reds, black, green, brown, metallic gold and black on olive ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Mrs. Upton / Sagamore Head" (Assume Sagamore on Cape Cod, MA)
"Property of WATERHOUSE WALLHANGINGS, INC. / 38 WAREHAM STREET / BOSOTON, MASS. 02118" (stamped)
"426" (printed)

Pattern No.

426

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

21 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.65

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral
Geometric

Period/Style

Anglo-Japanese