Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-176732

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Garlands and arabesques framing and connecting group of "sculptural" cupids, one standing with arrow, two seated with lute and horn. Printed in two browns and ochre on turquoise, basket weave, embossed ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Bedroom

Additional Identification Number

1067

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20 7/8 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1968.54

Date

1890-1900 (1870 according to inscription)

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1968.49

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Turquoise

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Love

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Cupid
garlands
arabesques
lute
horn

Period/Style

Rococo Revival