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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.673 (RS194095)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Center brown band block-printed with metallic gold medallion pattern. Upper and lower bands of green flocking overprinted in light green and black leaf figures.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
4 5/8 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.673
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289587

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized leaf
Fleur de lis
Medallion
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Neoclassical
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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