Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-176705

Description

Fragment of flocked rosebud border. Printed in light green, white and four pinks with olive green flock, over printed with black and bright green on polished green ground. Border is printed over sidewall pattern of floral medallions on wheat background. \n Another fragment of this border design exists, printed in grays with orange flocking, over a different sidewall pattern (see 2001.281.456).

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Robbins House, Parlor

Additional Identification Number

553

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

4 7/8 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1930.1622

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 144; fig. 35.1.

Places

France

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1956.M25
Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 2001.281.456

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

wheat
rosebuds