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Paper Window Shade

2001.281.1134 (RS198054)

Description

Unused paper window shade. Rolled shade decorated with a large rectangle framing stylized vase of flowers. Flowers also decorate corners of the rectangle. Roller-printed in black, red, yellow, white, cream and two browns on brown ground. Ground applied to both sides of paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1880
Inscriptions
"231" (Possibly pattern number.)
"1-4" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Window or Door Covering
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
roller shades
Shade
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
59 3/8 x 34 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1134
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292924
Related Items
Title Paper Window Shade Accession number 2001.281.1133 Relationship Similar shade. Ground color the same, patterns differ.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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