Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1935

GUSN

GUSN-302589

Description

Fragment of the fifth (last) layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Flower and scroll wallpaper roller printed in light green, pink, white, red and liquid mica on red ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, WallWallpaperWallpaper

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1971.144.5A

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 1971.144.5.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.144.5.1

Places

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

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Red

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Scrolls

Period/Style

floral