Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1895

GUSN

GUSN-176635

Description

Unused sample. Torches draped with swag and framed with stiff-leaf wreath below a lunette of bellflowers and above a row of rosettes and scrolls. Printed in pale yellow, yellow and outlined in metallic gold on a tan, liquid mica ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2820

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

21-3/4 x 24 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.805

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Frieze

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

torch
wreath
swag
anthemion
rosette
bellflower
lunette

Period/Style

NeoClassical