Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1895

GUSN

GUSN-176258

Description

Unused sample. Onion dome framing a stylized flower, entwined with a dracontive and alternating with large cartouches framing stylized flowers, peacock feathers and raspberries. Printed in black, three greens, maroon, rose, ochre, beige, grey, blue and metallic gold on an embossed, tan ground. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

8877

Additional Identification Number

2556

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20-1/4 x 19-7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.566

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

dracontive
onion dome
peacock feather
raspberry

Period/Style

Moorish or Persian