Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1925

GUSN

GUSN-302557

Description

Three fragments of the twelfth layer of wallpaper removed from the second floor bedroom (Parlor Chamber) of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Diaper pattern formed by pale yellow and pink c-scrolls and floral sprigs. Roller-printed in pale yellow, pink, green and peach on light gray ground. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.137.12

Places

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

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Diamonds
C-scrolls
Sprigs

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern