Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-284123

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the main hallway of The Wayside in Concord, Massachusetts. Collected as part of a wallpaper restoration project taking place at the property in 1967-1968. Striped pattern imitating grasscloth wallcovering. Paper is embossed with a small, delicate scroll pattern. Roller-printed in mauve and metallic gold on ochre ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
metallic pigment
Wallpaper

Inscription

"18 Rolls / Main Hallway 1st -2nd floors / The Wayside / Concord, Mass." (handwritten)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Original To The Wayside,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.358

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Grass
scroll