Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177253

Description

Unused sample. Embossed paper of allover flowers, peaches and butterflies. Printed in gold, green, blue and metallic bronze.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1989

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

17 5/8 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.89

Reference Notes

Nylander, Richard. "Elegant late nineteenth-century wallpapers," Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, pl. VIII. Also see Cut III frieze by Bruce Talbert, 1877, by Jeffrey & Co.

Places

Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fruit
peaches
flowers
butterflies