Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1883-1916

GUSN

GUSN-273404

Description

Roll of unused Japanese Leather wallpaper from Boston retailer A.H. Davenport. Embossed paper pattern of flowers and strapwork. Stenciled in red with gold ground. Japanese characters stamped in left selvedge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

A.H. Davenport (Retailer)
Probably Rottman & Co. (Importer)

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

36 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.122

Reference Notes

See also "Wallpapers in the Stock of A. H. Davenport and Company" on pages 239-240.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

unused

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Japanese Leather