Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-302529

Description

Sixth layer of wallpaper from the entrance hall of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Flower and vine pattern printed over weave pattern. Roller-printed in reddish-brown, black and yellow on olive ground. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Front Hall

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.135.6

Places

Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Vines
Textile Weave

Period/Style

Floral