Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1887

GUSN

GUSN-273552

Description

Two unused wallpaper fragments from Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts. Floral sprig pattern of chrysanthemums and ferns. Roller-printed in olive greens, browns, yellow and fuchsia on olive ground. "A.W.P.M.A." logo printed in selvedge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"A.W.P.M.A." (American Wall Paper Manufacturer's Association (in banner logo))
"0691" (pattern number)
"Shelburne Falls" (handwritten)

Pattern No.

691

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887) (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

29 1/4 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.160AB

Date

1880-1887 (Date range for A.W.P.M.A.)

Places

Shelburne Falls (Franklin county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

chrysanthemum
fern
floral
foliate
sprig

Period/Style

Floral Trail
Sprig