Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1925-1930

GUSN

GUSN-304880

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Allover diaper pattern. Within each lozenge are flowers enclosed by diamonds. Each lozenge is joined by rosettes. Printed in beige and cream on an off-white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Paper from 3rd floor right front room as you face the house/put on around 1930 when it was EFA's office/paper bought at Gregory + Brown Co., Boston." (handwritten on verso by Richard Nylander)

Associated Building

Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room

People and Organizations

Gregory & Brown Co.

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.383A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Dimensions

21 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.383B

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

rosettes
Flowers
Foliage

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern