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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.904AB (RS194081)

Description

Two fragments of floral wallpaper border. Red and blue flowers with green foliage on black background spill over yellow band with repeating trefoil figure running along lower edge. Single yellow stripe along upper edge. Roller-printed in two yellows, two blues, orange, red and black on olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 3/8 x 13 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.904AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290011

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Foliage
Trefoil
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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