Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176588

Description

Unused sample. Allover design of peonies, bellflower garlands, quatrefoils, looking ball and scrolls. Printed in imitation of tapestry. Printed in rose, Indian red, maroon, two greens, three blues, brown, raw umber, grey, white, and overprinted with black pin stripes on a taupe-brown ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2794

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

19-3/4 x 19-5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.782

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

peony
scrolls
bellflower garland
looking ball
cording
quatrefoil
tapestry

Period/Style

Imitation textile