Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177239

Description

Unused sample. A basket of flowers framed by arabesques of foliage with bellflowers imitating quilted applique. Printed in white on a plum ground. Embossed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1910

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1981.94

Maker

Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

34 7/8 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.100

Reference Notes

Nylander, Richard. "Elegant late nineteenth-century wallpapers." Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, pl. IX.

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

basket of flowers
arabesques of foliate
imitation of quilted applique