Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-176380

Description

Two unused fragments of scenic paper, possibly lagoon or swamp. Foreground consists of myriad of foliage and flowers, including roses, behind which is water, water lilies, dragonfly, reeds, and trees. Printed in two greens, ten browns, red, pink, and grey on light grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2496

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

21 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.509

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral
roses
iris
water lily
lagoon
swamp