Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-272660

Description

Wallpaper fragment. A wallpaper with a pattern probably produced by a hand turned machine employing a narrow roller. Paper has a striped pattern made up of thin vertical white stripes, a blue moiré stripe, and a more elaborate stripe consisting of horizontal striping over a blue scrolling floral motif. Roller-printed in white, blue and brown on ungrounded paper. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 3/8 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.50

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stripe
Moiré

Period/Style

Stripe