Wallpaper Fragment

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1891-1900

GUSN

GUSN-103565

Description

Unused sample. Art Nouveau flowers with sinuous flowing leaves. Printed in brown, tan, olive, light green, yellow, gray and dark green on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fragments
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" (Stamp, label and written)

Pattern

The Thelma - 10016

Additional Identification Number

3293

People and Organizations

The Fanning Studios

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1971.2186 A (same pattern)
Title 1090 (same pattern) Accession Number 1986.1088
Title 2008.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1

Maker

Hamilton, R. (Designer)

Location of Origin

England; Norwich, CT

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

28 in x 20 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.87

Reference Notes

This pattern is illustrated in "Wallpaper in New England," p. 262, fig. 77.1.