Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-178031

Description

Unused sample. The paper is a homage to Shakespeare and his work. In the center is a bust of Shakespeare framed by angels crowning him. In the surround are vignettes from his famous plays like "Romeo and Juliet". Engraved. Printed in taupe on beige.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

4703

Associated Person

Shakespeare, William

Additional Identification Number

3614

Maker

Lloyd (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

32 3/4 x 22 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.329

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Engraved

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Shakespeare, commemorative

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bust of Shakespeare
angels
balustrade
figures
boat
sword
shield