Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-273293

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Large fragment of fresco wallpaper upright, or Montant, decorated with a vertical border on left side and a central stripe ornamentation consisting of a fruit bowl alternating with a fountain framed by a pillar and arch. Printed in white, tan, brown, and dark brown on gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Woodward, Mrs.
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.113

Places

Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Form

unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fruit
fountain
bowl
pillar and arch
dolphin

Period/Style

Fresco paper