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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.807 (RS195304)

Description

Unused sample of wallpaper manufactured by Gossler Wagner. Wallpaper has a pattern of large rococo cartouches filled with roses and foliage. Cartouches are arranged in a diamond pattern and are separated by trails of roses and other flowers. Printed in yellows, beiges, and green on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
Gossler Wagner & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1910
Inscriptions
"Gossler. Wagner & Co. Phila." (Printed on right selvedge.)
Location of origin
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
cartouches (ornament)
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.807
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290448

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
cartouches
roses
flowers
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Unused
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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