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Wallpaper Frieze

2001.281.1144 (RS197423)

Description

Partial roll of frieze wallpaper. Frieze printed with upper and lower bands of stylized flower and foliate figures in geometric fretwork. Middle band of stripes and circles. Roller-printed in two browns, peach and three greens on black ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Inscriptions
"864" (printed)
"Wide green border" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
24 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1144
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292947

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized flowers
Stylized fretwork
Stripes
Circles
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
864
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Freize
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 7/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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