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Embossed Wallpaper Sample

2008.6.98 (RS196251)

Description

Unused sample. Embossed paper made to imitate leather. Design features a sideways bird with splayed wings standing on a piece of fruit and surrounded by scrolling grape vines, flowers, a horse, monkey, moth and lizard.

Details

Maker
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890 / English"
[in pencil] "19 Walter Crane" (Stamp and written)
Location of origin
Probably England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
32 1/4 in x 22 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.98
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103576
Related Items
Title 2008.6.99 Accession number 2008.6.1

Comments

Embossed wallpaper #

AvatarPosted by Reshu on September 16, 2016
It's simply beautiful. Would like to know where can it be available for purchasing :)

Lincrusta #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on September 19, 2016
Thank you for your comment, Reshu.
I would recommend doing some research on www.lincrusta.com to see if there is a reproduction manufacturer near you.
Thank you, again, for enjoying our online collections database.
Sincerely,
Nicole Chalfnat
Collection Manager