Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-287560

Description

Two fragments of floral wallpaper from Hudson, New Hampshire. All-over, floral vine pattern in which several varieties of flowers, including morning glories, climb on thick branches. Roller-printed in two grays, black, white, and blue on ungrounded paper. Fragments affixed to paperboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"The Blodgett / Has been reprinted --- / From old Blodgett House / Hudson NH" (handwritten)
"This has been reproduced by Shahan / NH - (has been repro by Shahan)" (First line in pencil, second line in pen)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 1/4 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.535AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Vines
Morning Glory

Period/Style

Floral