Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-48464

Description

Four small fragments of the first layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. The wallpaper is roller-printed in black, red, brown, white and green on ungrounded paper. Possibly Anglo-Japanese pattern. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.144.1

Places

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

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Anglo-Japanese