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Reproduction Wallpaper Border

2000.238 (RS205600)

Description

Partial roll of border wallpaper, "Pompeian Border," to be used with paper 2000.237. Pompeian scenes including female figure with schyales, Roman city wall, arched bridge, vases, and candle. Hand printed in aqua, black, orange, slate, blue, greens, and white.

Details

Maker
Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1985
Inscriptions
Pompeian Border / MCMLXXXV / a Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. handprint / Societ for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (printed)
Location of origin
New York, New York, United States
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
New York City (New York state)
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.238
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302101
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2000.237 Relationship border 2000.238 used with paper 2000.237

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
figure
vase
wall
arch
bridge
candle
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
Pompeian Border
State
Repro
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 38.25, print width 7.5 (inches)

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