Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1898

GUSN

GUSN-177258

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Wild roses within foliate cartouches ornamented with bowknot ribbon, garlands, grape clusters and flanked by nymphs and birds. Printed in bronze/brown and metallic gold. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

5520

Additional Identification Number

1937

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Maker

Paul Balin (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

37 1/2 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.130

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

fairies
birds
cartouches
roses
ribbon
garland

Period/Style

Baroque