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Wallpaper border

2001.281.647 (RS194073)

Description

Fragment of red flocked floral wallpaper border. Flowers with red flocked petals and block-printed tan centers against tan and red leaves. Block-printed in black, metallic gold, brown and tan on white ground. Red flocking is overprinted in black and pink.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
3 1/8 x 23 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.647
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289494

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Leaves
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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