Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-284482

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Falmouth, Massachusetts. Sprig pattern with acanthus leaf scrolls. Roller-printed in orange, red, two greens and three grays on brown ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Mrs Lawrence / Falmouth, Mass" (handwritten)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper border Accession Number 2001.281.396.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

53 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.396.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
acanthus
scrolls
beads

Period/Style

Sprig