Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-284697

Description

Wallpaper sample with foliate pattern from Middleton, Massachusetts. Overall pattern of stylized leaves and branches surrounded by pindots. Roller-printed in green, three browns and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Flint Farm / Middleton" (handwritten)
"Hoffman 25 [illegible]land" (handwritten)

Pattern No.

215

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30 1/2 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.422

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1985.833

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaves
branches
pindots

Period/Style

Foliate