Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1908

GUSN

GUSN-176838

Description

Unused sample. Chinoiserie paper with a central pagoda framed by trees, Chinamen crossing a foot bridge, one figure in a boat and birds. Printed in two blues on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

73129

Additional Identification Number

226

People and Organizations

E. G. Higgins Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

21 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1912.114

Date

1908 (year design was registered)

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

Wallpaper

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Orientalism

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

pagoda
trees
boat
fence
bridge
Chinamen
birds

Period/Style

Chinoiserie