Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-284614

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Large-scale medallion and scroll pattern on pebble embossed paper. Roller-printed in two tans and metallic bronze on cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
metallic pigment
medallions (ornament areas)
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

19 1/2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.409.2

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallion
flowers
garlands
scrolls
leaves

Period/Style

Medallion