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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.925 (RS194321)

Description

Fragment of uncut floral vine wallpaper borders. Undulating brown branch with green leaves, orange and maroon flowers and yellow berries on black background. Yellow band of stripes and diagonal dashes runs along lower edge. Single yellow stripe runs along upper edge. Roller-printed in yellow, orange, maroon, brown and two greens printed on black stripe. Border stripes printed on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
6 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.925
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290178
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2001.281.692 Relationship Border with same pattern, different colorway and fewer colors.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Vine
Flowers
Berries
Stripes
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 1/2 (inches)

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