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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.635 (RS194065)

Description

Fragment of two rows of uncut wallpaper borders. Highly stylized floral architectural molding pattern in green flocking on white polished ground. The two borders mirror one another.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.635
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289174

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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