Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-272853

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Renaissance Revival Stripe pattern with rose sprig medallion. Roller-printed in red, olive and taupe on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Renaissance Revival
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Alma's cousin / Mrs Woodward / Middleton" (Dorothy Waterhouse's note)

Associated Building

Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.78

Places

Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallion
rose
foliate
scroll
strapwork

Period/Style

Renaissance Revival