Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-284529

Description

Imprint of Renaissance Revival style wallpaper from Hanson, Massachusetts. Probable second layer of approximately six. Scroll and strapwork pattern roller-printed in red and white on gray ground. Pattern is imprinted on the back of 2001.281.401.3A-C.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Renaissance Revival
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Mrs. Francis Hunt / 324 Winter St. Hanson" (written on scrap of newsprint)

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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.401.1
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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

34 1/2 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.401.2A-C

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolls
strapwork
flowers
shields

Period/Style

Renaissance Revival