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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.691 (RS194051)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with stylized leaf and berry figure. White stylized twig with leaf and cluster of berries repeats across blue upper band. Lower band printed with small stylized flower and twig figure in black and white on gray. Roller-printed in two blues, yellow, white, black, and gray on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 5/8 x 29 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.691
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289741

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized Leaf and Berry
Stylized Flower
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 4 3/8 (inches)

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