Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-283652

Description

Cut fragment of striped wallpaper. Consists of alternating green and white stripes with stylized leaf motifs printed in grey and dark green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Original parlor paper" (Pencil)

Associated Building

Samuel Fowler House (Danversport, Mass.), Parlor

People and Organizations

Abel Hersey

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1911.111

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 3/4 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler

Accession Number

1911.112

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

Unused

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Leaf