Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890

GUSN

GUSN-176883

Description

Unused sample. Incomplete width. Large-scale bough with yellow and ochre chrysanthemum blossoms entwined with two vines with pink blossoms. Printed against a light blue, dotted field on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Double Bough

Additional Identification Number

2985

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1981.147

Maker

Jeffrey & Co. (Manufacturer)
Morris, William

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

31-7/8 x 17-7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse

Accession Number

1985.841

Reference Notes

For illustration see Wallpapers by [name?], p. 375, fig. 1065, and Wallpaper in New England, rear cover, fig. 68.2.

Date

1890 (1890 (date registered))

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bough
chrysanthemum
thistle
vine

Period/Style

Aesthetic