Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-284158

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Cotuit, Massachusetts. Masonry wallpaper with foliate medallion figures. Roller-printed in green on ungrounded paper. Layer three of three. Paper striped by lathe applied over it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Cotuit / Mass" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

26 x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.366.3

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.366.1AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.366.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

blocks
foliate
medallion

Period/Style

Masonry