Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-48462

Description

Fragment of first layer of wallpaper removed from the closet in attic ("room O2") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Assymetrical, stylized floral pattern roller-printed in yellow, tan and red on black ground. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fragments
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1971.141.3

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.142.1

Places

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

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Black

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stylized flowers

Period/Style

Floral