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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1008 (RS196386)

Description

Partial roll of uncut wallpaper borders. The partial roll is printed with four borders with a pattern of red flowers and their foliage spilling over a yellow and red geometric band. Roller-printed in black, yellow, red, maroon, pink and two greens on dark olive ground. American Wall Paper Manufacturers' Association logo and "1448" printed in the selvedge.

Details

Maker
American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887) (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1887
Inscriptions
"A. W. P. M. A" [in banner logo] (American Wall Paper Manufacturers' Association Logo and pattern number)
"1448" (printed)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
9 5/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1008
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291437

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Foliage
Geometric
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
1448
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2, print width 9 1/4 (inches)

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