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1981.103 (RS184756)

Description

Unused sample from end of roll of floral damask. Undulating "ribbons" entwined by berried vine and framing flower vase with stylized tulips and foliate sprouting from center. Printed in two shades of pink on dark pink ground. Embossed.

Details

Maker
Jeffrey & Co. (Maker)
Date
1880-1910
Inscriptions
Printed on donor's sample: ""Jeffrey & Co., London, England #36109""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
embossing
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
machine-made
paper (fiber product)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Embossed
embossing
Floral
machine-made
paper (fiber product)
Possibly floral patterns
Possibly flowers (plants)
Possibly tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
Textile
textiles
Transfer Printed
Tulip
Unidentified Paper
Vase
vases
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Davenport, A. H., 1880-1906
Dimensions
45.375 x 22.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.103
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
49958
Reference Notes
Published by Harry N. Abrams in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum

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