Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1935

GUSN

GUSN-295058

Description

Multiple fragments of wallpaper removed from the Nelson Room, Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House in December 2012. Wallpaper is roller-printed with a diamond diaper pattern of white rosettes on brown ground inside tan framework.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
diaper patterns
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1942.4706.1

Maker

Attributed to Thomas Strahan & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4706.2

Places

Chelsea (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragments

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Diamond
Geometric
medallion
stylized flower
rosette

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern