Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1887

GUSN

GUSN-176491

Description

Unused sample of frieze paper. Large-scale, scrolled acanthus leaf and floral design; edged with dentil(?) borders. Printed in yellow, blue, pink, brown, gold on beige, diapered embossed ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2670

People and Organizations

American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

26-1/2L x 19-3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.670

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Frieze

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

acanthus leaf