Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1895

GUSN

GUSN-272914

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holman House, Attleboro, Massachusetts. Damask pattern paper roller-printed in red on pink ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
damask
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Holman House / Attleboro" (Dorothy Waterhouse's provenance note)

Associated Person

Holman, Warren, Mrs.
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Original To Holman House (Attleboro, Ma),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

23 3/4 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.88

Places

Attleboro (Bristol county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Pink

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Damask

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

damask
floral
leaves
leaf
strapwork

Period/Style

Damask