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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.657 (RS194035)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border with trimmed edge. Braid of red, green and white cording on red background. Block-printed in white, two grays, three greens, and red flocking on white ground. Flocking is overprinted in two reds and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
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
1 7/8 x 30 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.657
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289539

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Cording
Braid
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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