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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1029 (RS196378)

Description

Rolled wallpaper border. Stylized floral border consisting of two bands. The wider upper band is printed with an undulating red floral vine with light blue leaves and scrolling branches with yellow flowers and dark green leaves on a bright orange background. The narrow lower band is printed with small blue segmented circles on a black stripe with yellow edges. Roller-printed in red, light blue, yellow, dark green, orange and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1029
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291614

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized Flowers
Floral Vine
Stripes
Circles
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 1/8, print width 2 1/4 (inches)

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