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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.692 (RS194101)

Description

Fragment of floral vine wallpaper border with attached sidewall paper. Border has undulating yellow branch with yellow berries, black leaves, white flowers on blue background. Narrow lower band printed in yellow on black. Roller-printed in white, yellow, black on blue stripe. Borders printed on ungrounded paper. Attached sidewall paper appears to be a plain paper with light blue ground.

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
4 1/2 x 26 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.692
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289747
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Leaves
Berries
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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