Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-285746

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Newburyport, Massachusetts. Floral stripe pattern. White stripes with floral sprays alternate with a blue stipe with small sprigs. Roller-printed in white, blue, black and brown on ungrounded paper. Paper is unevenly matched and is patched in two places. Uppermost layer of three unseparated layers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29 x 13 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.448.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sprays
sprigs
flowers
leaves
vines
buds
stripes

Period/Style

Floral Stripe