Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176087

Description

Unused sample. Large-scale floral pattern. Central motif is a bouquet of peony, tulip, iris, and rose set within classically shaped bowl or vase. Prints in 3 greens, 2 browns, 2 mauves, red, pink, cream, and metallic gold on light-brown ground. Overprinted with pattern of dark purple (?) or black horizontal lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2299

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 3/4 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.329

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

peony
rose
iris
tulip
imitation tapestry(?)