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2001.281.193 (RS181400)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Anglo-Japanese style floral trail pattern. Exotic flowers and foliage. Pattern appears to have not strong directional orientation, indicating it may have been used as a ceiling or sidewall paper. Roller-printed in pale yellow, yellow, orange, red, black and metallic gold on olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"588" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Possibly ceiling papers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.193
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273720

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
foliage
leaves
floral
Design Technique
Gilt
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Floral Trail
Form
unused
Pattern No.
588
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Gilt

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