Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910

GUSN

GUSN-273402

Description

Partial roll of reproduction "Peacock Paper" from the Wayside, Concord, Massachusetts. Vignettes of colorful birds, including peacocks. Roller-printed in two blues, two greens, two pinks, two grays, and black on a white ground with horizontal gray pinstripes and small diamond pattern. The paper is embossed with vertical ribbing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Used in Wayside Concord / Reproduced many times by Sanderson" (handwritten)
"Rd No-FOR-FABRICS-18399 / Rd No-564680" (Record Number (or registry number) for Fabric (1884) and Paper (1910))

Pattern

Peacock Paper

Pattern No.

564680

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

English

Dimensions

47 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.121

Date

1910 (English Registry No. 564680)

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Exotic Birds

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

birds
pin stripe
diamond
flowers
tree
peacock
pheasant