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2001.281.1169AB (RS198051)

Description

Two fragments of William Morris & Co. wallpaper titled "Blackberry." Open, trailing floral vine pattern featuring thorny vine with leaves and pink flowers. Block-printed in three greens, pink, peach, light red, yellow on cream ground. Designed by J. H. Dearle in 1903.

Details

Maker
William Morris & Co. (Manufacturer)
Dearle, J. H. (Designer)
Date
1903
Year pattern was designed.
Inscriptions
"MORRIS & Co BLACKBERRY" (printed)
Location of origin
England
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1169AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293333

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Vine
Thorns
flowers
Leaves
Period/Style
Arts and Crafts
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Blackberry
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/4, print width 21 (inches)

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