Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-178259

Description

Fragment. Circular gilt ornament with beaded frame and decorated with foliate scrolls, bellflower festoon and fleur-de-lis. Printed on a field of grey dashes on a light grey ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

1534

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; Germany

Dimensions

7 x 3 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.206

Places

Possibly France
Possibly Germany

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Gilt

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

beading
festoon
fleur-de-lis
scroll

Period/Style

Neo-grec