Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1875

GUSN

GUSN-103480

Description

Unused frieze sample. Two bands of dogs with surround of foliate scrolls, above and below feature simple bands of geometric ornament. Printed in blue and green on green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
WALLPAPER

Inscription

[in pencil] "wall-paper frieze / France, about 1875 / 1939 - 45 - 5 / (portion)"
"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 270.3" (Stamp and written)

Additional Identification Number

3208

Related Items

Title 2008.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1
Title Accession Number

Maker

Burges, William (Designer)
James Shoolbred & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 1/2 in x 14 7/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.2

Reference Notes

This pattern is illustrated in "Wallpapers in America," p. 350, plate 87.