Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1905-1910

GUSN

GUSN-178679

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Art Nouveau floral (irises?), roller printed copy of "The Thelma" by R. Hamilton. Printed in mauve, maroon, two greens and olive on a tan ground with maroon striation to imitate cloth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Pattern

The Thelma

Additional Identification Number

3025

Maker

After Hamilton, R. (Artist, Designer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20 5/8 x 15 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Mark P. Lorett

Accession Number

1986.1091

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 261, fig 77.1 and p.262, fig. 77.a - shows the original "The Thelma" with maker's marks.

Places

United States

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

floral

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

iris
acanthus
foliage

Period/Style

Art Nouveau