Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-47518

Description

Two fragments of wallpaper (.1) with two fragments of matching border (.2). Removed from the second floor right rear room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. "Philadelphia Wallpaper Mills". Wallpaper roller-printed with flower and scroll pattern in purple, gray and yellow on gray ground. Border also roller-printed with a flower and scroll pattern in purple, gray and yellow on gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Maker

Philadelphia Wallpaper Mills (Manufacturer)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1968.80.8.1-.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flower
Scroll

Period/Style

Floral