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

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1981.156
Title Accession Number 1961.37

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Building Component

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

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