Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1925

GUSN

GUSN-49300

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Providence, Rhode Island. The paper is printed with a violet and yellow floral sprig pattern with floating scrolls. Printed in three violets, three greens, blue, and yellow on a cream (or peach) ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Inscription

"W. Cambell & Co.N.Y. & C(?) CO / 1358" (printed)
"Bedroom / 2nd floor or 3rd west room / "287" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original To Bedroom

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1975.233

Maker

W. Campbell & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

New York, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louisa White

Accession Number

1975.244

Places

New York state (United States)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral
scroll
wildflower

Period/Style

Sprig