Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1883-1916

GUSN

GUSN-177204

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Embossed pattern of flowers, pomegranates, strapwork, grotesque masks, dolphins, foliage and variety of textures. Relief details are in gold and background is stenciled in green on a gilt ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1968

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

43 3/8 x 36 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.164

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

flowers
pomegranates
dolphins
grotesque masks
strapwork
foliage