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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.667 (RS194110)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Narrow border with pattern of alternating square, block-printed medallions and stylized palmettes printed on flocking. Block-printed in cream, gray, white and red flocking on white ground. Flocking is overprinted in orange and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
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
medallions (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 x 20 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.667
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289572

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Palmette
Medallion
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 6 1/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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