Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-177234

Description

Unused sample. Pattern of rococo, trailing C-scrolls, cornucopia, and flowers. Printed in beige, two browns on a blue ground. Embossed. Looking at the reverse of a sample, the varnish has yellowed with age and turned the ground a green-blue color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1996

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

28 7/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.96

Date

1890-1910 (The design was registered in 1891.)

Places

France

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1961.352

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Varnished

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

C-scrolls
cornucopia
flowers