Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-284612

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Stylized foliate pattern roller-printed in pink on light gray ground. First layer of a sample of three layers of wallpaper and one frieze. Paper is only partially visible under upper layers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Holliston / Charlie Brown - " (handwritten)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.409.4
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.409.2
Title Wallpaper Frieze Accession Number 2001.281.409.3

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

31 1/2 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.409.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaves
dots

Period/Style

Foliate