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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.636 (RS194094)

Description

Fragment of flocked border depicting naturalistic branches with berries. Green and dark red flocking block-printed in black, brown, four greens and dark red on light blue ground. Outline of the design has been partially trimmed.

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 3/8 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.636
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289232

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Branches
Foliate
Berries
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Naturalistic
Foliate
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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