Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-48461

Description

First layer of wallpaper removed from the attic ("room L") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Diaper and sprig patterned; diamonds formed by c-scrolls. Roller-printed in purple and green on white ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.141.1

Places

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

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Diaper
Diamond
Sprig

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern