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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.669AB (RS194102)

Description

Two fragments of flocked wallpaper border. Narrow border with band of green flocking overprinted with light green greek key pattern. Flocking is interrupted by pink, block-printed medallion figures and striped edges. Block-printed in two pinks, fuschia, purple and dark green flocking. Flocking is overprinted in light green 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
Neoclassical
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.669AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289581

Wallpaper Details

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

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