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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.639 (RS194053)

Description

Narrow border paper with a cord and ribbon-pattern block-printed in two browns, cream, and three greens on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably France
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.639
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289257

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Cording
Ribbon
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1 1/2 (inches)

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