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Wallpaper fragments from Yarmouth, Massachusetts. Renaissance Revival Floral Stripe. Naturalistic flowers, include roses, pansies and other flowers block-printed in pink, mauve, red, black, three greens, orange, peach, and two violets over a grisaille background of trailing ribbons and scrolls.
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
"563B" (Maker or retailer stamp)
"Andersen House / Yarmouth, Mass / Still on walls in 1958" (Dorothy Waterhouse provenance note)
"Circa 1845 / I took this from hall / Robinson house / Main St / Yarmouth Mass" (handwritten)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
30 3/4 x 31 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
Yarmouth (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)