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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.902 (RS194036)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with stylized floral pattern. Light blue circles containing olive-colored flowers with four petals and orange centers. Between each flower figure is a symmetrical, four-sided figure with a white horizontal band and outwardly spiraling dotted lines on black background. Bands with a chevron pattern in light blue, yellow and olive run along upper and lower edges. Light blue, yellow, orange, black and white roller-printed on olive green stripe on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 5/16 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.902
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290008

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized Flowers
Chevron
Geometric
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 2 5/8 (inches)

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