Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1898

GUSN

GUSN-294863

Description

Two cut samples of reproduction Pillar and Arch wallpaper made for the front hall of the Hamilton House, South Berwick Maine. Bouquet of flowers in an urn flanked by Corinthian columns draped with floral garlands. Printed in white, brown and black on a blue ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1949.1098.1
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1949.1098.2A

Maker

Gregory and Brown Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.1098.2BC

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Pillar & Arch