Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1916

GUSN

GUSN-178020

Description

Unused sample. Scenery figure paper. Delicately rendered vignette showing shepherdess feeding doves while a sheep stand by her side. Scene is set within medallion embellished with scrolled foliage and flowers. Prints in two pinks, yellow, two browns, two greens, blue, grey on light grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Louis XV

Pattern No.

2966

Additional Identification Number

3427

Maker

M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.1443

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

C-scrolls
medallions
doves
sheep
silo
gardening pitchfork
shepherdess

Period/Style

Scenery figure