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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.921 (RS194310)

Description

Fragment of floral wallpaper border. Peach and light blue flowers with green foliage against pale yellow and peach. Flowers spill over lower bands of red and maroon. Narrow red stripes run across the top of border. Roller-printed in red, maroon, pale yellow, three shades of peach, two light blues, cream and three greens on peach ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 11 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.921
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290131

Wallpaper Details

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

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