Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper

2008.6.71 (RS196215)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Stylized open and closed lilies with long stems with a surround of stylized roses with scrolling stems and leaves. Printed in two greens, taupe and peach on a green ground. "Lily and Rose" designed by Walter Crane

Details

Maker
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Jeffrey & Co (Manufacturer)
Date
1894
Inscriptions
Selvedge: "Reg d 238378 - R 238384"
Reverse: "SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890 / ENGLISH" [in pencil] "41077 7yd / Designed by W. Crane" (Printed, stamp and written)
Location of origin
London, England, London, England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 in x 22 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.71
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103549
Reference Notes
Illustrated in "Wallpapers an International History and Illustrated Survey," p. 308, fig. 867.
Related Items
Title 2008.6.99 Accession number 2008.6.1

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Period/Style
Art Nouveau
Floral
Form
unused
Pattern Name
Lily and Rose
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

Comments

Accession Number 2008.6.71 #

AvatarPosted by Graham Smith on December 7, 2013
The name of this Walter Crane wallpaper design is "Lily and Rose".

Wallpaper update #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on December 23, 2013
Thank you for the information. We will update the record accordingly.
Sincerely, Nicole Chalfant
Collection Manager