Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1899-1910

GUSN

GUSN-176718

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Allover floral pattern - Lotus? with thick, intertwining stems. Printed in white on ochre ground and paper embossed with swirled liner. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

492

Additional Identification Number

1080

People and Organizations

Gregory & Brown Co.

Maker

Allen-Higgins Wall Paper Co. (Manufacturer)
Short, Myron W.

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

22 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1968.69

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England" p. 265, fig. 78.5

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

lotus
intertwining

Period/Style

Art Nouveau