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)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

53 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.396.1

Related Items

Title Wallpaper border Accession Number 2001.281.396.2

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