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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.829 (RS195332)

Description

Cut sample of reproduction wallpaper with pattern of birds and butterflies amongst curving and scrolling rose vines. Block-printed in two grays, two browns, pink, white, two blues, yellow and three greens on light green ground. The paper's surface is lightly textured.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1990
Inscriptions
"23135" (Pattern number. Written in red pencil.)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 x 20 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.829
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291233

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Birds
Butterflies
Thorns
Rose Vines
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
23135
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22, repeat width 20 3/8, print width 20 3/8 (inches)

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