Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-284618

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Aesthetic style wallpaper with stylized floral pattern. Roller-printed in ochre, white, pale yellow, tan, cream and metallic gold on cream ground. Third layer of wallpaper. Only partially covers second layer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metallic pigment
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Holliston / Charlie Brown - " (handwritten)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.409.4

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.409.1
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.409.2
Title Wallpaper Frieze Accession Number 2001.281.409.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
leaves

Period/Style

Aesthetic
Floral