Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1960-1980

GUSN

GUSN-290136

Description

Unused piece of reproduction wallpaper. Pattern name and manufacturer are not known. Wallpaper has alternating stripes of pink roses and one of smaller pink flowers, divided by solid green stripes, printed on a cream ground. Pattern is based on fragments of wallpaper dated to 1920-1930 found at the Old House (Adams National Historic Park), Quincy, MA. Reproduction paper has been used in the Brooks Adams Room of the Old House.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
stripes
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Associated With Old House, Quincy, MA (Adams National Historic Park),

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.475

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

12 3/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.780

Places

Quincy (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
flowers
stripes

Period/Style

Floral Stripe