Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-272876

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Floral pattern of bouquets alternating with fern sprigs. Paper is roller-printed in tan, gray-green, white and metallic gold on a white satin ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Alma's Cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Middleton" (Dorothy Waterhouse's provenance note)
"2180" (printed)

Associated Building

Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

27 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.85

Places

Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Floral

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral
flower
sprig
fern

Period/Style

Floral