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Wallpaper Frieze

2001.281.327 (RS183396)

Description

Unused wallpaper frieze fragment. Scrolling foliate pattern roller-printed in three pinks, metallic copper, metallic green and metallic gold on a ground that fades from yellow to salmon.

Details

Maker
Carey Brothers (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Care Bros. Co." (Logo)
"[?]618" (Pattern number, first digit may be a 2)
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.327
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283947

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliate
scrolls
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
Pattern No.
?618
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Freize
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Irise

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