Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-284102

Description

Three wallpaper fragments from a school in Centerville, Massachusetts. Persian style floral pattern roller-printed in white, pale yellow, olive, black and red on light green ground. Floral ceiling border is attached to each fragment, see 2001.281.350.3A-C. Fragment of earlier layer of paper attached to Fragment (A), see 2001.281.350.1A-C.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
ceiling papers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Persian styles
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Original To

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 1/2 x 15 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.350.2A-C

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.350.1A-C
Title Wallpaper border Accession Number 2001.281.350.3A-C

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Lt. Green

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

vines
flowers
berries
dots

Period/Style

Floral