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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.999 (RS196388)

Description

Partial roll of uncut wallpaper borders. The roll is printed with five borders per roll width in an aesthetic-style geometric pattern. Each border consists of a wide band of alternating blue and red stylized flowers over a narrow band with circle and cross figures. Roller-printed in yellow, olive, black, red and pale blue on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"3401" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.999
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291408

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stylized flowers
circles
quatrefoil
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
3401
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 3/8, print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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