Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-292343

Description

Rolled fragment of Gothic Revival wallpaper from Grafton, Massachusetts. Repeating image of a gazebo or tower among foliage. Roller-printed in green, brown, and white on gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Grafton Mass / Mr. Forbush Anderson" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Anderson, Forbush, Mr.
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1089

Places

Grafton (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.556

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Foliage
Gazebo
Tower

Period/Style

Gothic Revival