Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-175939

Description

Unused sample. Hanging wicker basket with lilies and fuschia within a frame and alternating with a panel of a blooming cactus with bird's nest. Printed in maroon, mauve, brown, yellow, ochre, tan, two greens and metallic gold on a buff embossed ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2143

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

33 x 21-7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.188

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Dado

Paper Finish

Embossed

Decor Motif

Hanging basket
lilies
cactus
birds
bird nests
eggs.

Period/Style

Japanesque