Unused Wallpaper Sample

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-103563

Description

Unused sample. Large stylized closed chrysanthemums over scrolling foliage. Printed in two browns, olive and yellow on a natural ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
WALLPAPER

Inscription

Stamp: "SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890 / English"
Stamp [partially covered by label]: "S" within a circle within a triangle above "MADE IN ENGLAND"
Label: "FROM / THE FANNING STUDIOS / 31 WILLOW STREET, NORWICH, CONN. / Wall Paper, Furniture, Carpets, Shades, Lace Curtains, DECORATORS, HOUSE FURNISHINGS" (Label, stamp and written)

Additional Identification Number

3291

People and Organizations

The Fanning Studios

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)

Dimensions

29 1/4 in x 20 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.85

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