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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.688AB (RS194047)

Description

Two fragments of floral wallpaper border. Primary design element is a realistically rendered horizontal rope made up of lavender and pink flowers, orange berries, and foliage roller-printed on a blue background. Green stripes with dots on upper and lower edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 26 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.688AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289732

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Berries
Foliage
Stripes
Dots
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 (inches)

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