Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176425

Description

Unused sample. Diaper pattern formed by stylized vine framing bouquet of wheat and straw flowers. Printed in yellow, ochre and grey on an aqua blue and liquid mica, imitation silk damask ground. Embossed paper. Straight match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2562

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

16-1/2 x 19-3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.571

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

vine
wheat
cornflower
bouquet

Period/Style

Diaper pattern