Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-283687

Description

Wallpaper fragment mounted on paperboard from Brewster, Massachusetts. Floral stripe pattern roller-printed in green, gray and dark red on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Bewster, Mass" (Other writing in pen and pencil crossed out or erased.)
"7" (Circled. Waterhouse inventory or reference number?)
"#4" (Waterhouse inventory or reference number? Written on small oval jelly jar sticker.)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.311

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
stripes
pindots
sprigs

Period/Style

Floral Stripe