Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-284530

Description

Striped wallpaper fragments from Hanson, Massachusetts. Probable third layer of approximately six. Alternating stripes of flowers, horizontal stripes with dots and scrolling vines. Roller-printed in green, red and white on ungrounded paper. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

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

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 1/2 x 16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.401.3A-C

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.401.1
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.401.2A-C
Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 2001.281.401.4
Title Window Shade used as Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.401.5AB
Title Window Shade used as Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.401.7A-D

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
dots
stripes
scrolls

Period/Style

Stripe