Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1899

GUSN

GUSN-103510

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Repeating green parrots in two different poses, one bent over with wings splayed, the other standing straight on with wings splayed, among twisted vines of pomegranates, all on striped embossed gold ground. British paper "Cockatoo and Pomegranate" designed by Walter Crane and probably produced by Jeffrey & Co.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890"
[in pencil] "454 21 / 30 yd" (Stamp and written)

Pattern

Cockatoo and Pomegranate

Additional Identification Number

3238

Related Items

Title 2008.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1

Maker

Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Probably Jeffrey & Co.

Location of Origin

England, Norwich, CT (use); England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29 3/4 in x 22 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.32

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]
England

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Art Nouveau