Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1883-1916

GUSN

GUSN-177203

Description

Unused sample. High relief of an allover, dense floral pattern of lilies, camellias and oranges. Relief details are in a wash of gold and the background is stenciled in dark red on a gilt ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1959

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

33 x 35 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.

Accession Number

1981.155

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 70.3, pg. 245. Lynn, fig. 16-39, pg. 442. publ. "Journal of Decorative Arts," April 1884

Places

Japan

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1981.156
Title Accession Number 1961.37

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed
Gilt; Lacquered

Medium

Japanese Leather

Decor Motif

floral