Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176394

Description

Unused sample. Densely arranged, scrolling acanthus leaves framing a floral bouquet in an urn. Printed in green, salmon, tan, white, metallic copper and pewter on a metallic gold field and an embossed, ochre ground. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2514

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

23 1/4 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.525

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

urn
bouquet
acanthus
scrolls

Period/Style

Aesthetic