Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1895

GUSN

GUSN-177226

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Baroque armorial pattern with foliage, strapwork, fruit and basket of flowers. Printed in three blues, brown, taupe and beige on a blue ground. Embossed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1999

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1981.99.1
Title Accession Number 1961.341

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

53 5/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.99.2

Reference Notes

Richard C. Nylander, "Elegant late nineteenth-century wallpaper," Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, pl. V.

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
fruit
foliage
coat-of-arms
ribbon
basket of fruit