Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper Border

2001.281.679 (RS194055)

Description

Fragment of three uncut wallpaper borders. Chain pattern in pink and black on red flocking with gold upper and lower edges. Block-printed in tan, gold and red flocking on ungrounded paper. Flocking overprinted in pink and black.

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)
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
4 3/8 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.679
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289613

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Chain
Dots
Stripes
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

Comments