Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-272743

Description

Wallpaper fragment with pattern evocative of Navajo or Southwest Native American textile design. Roller-printed in blue, black, yellow and gold on an olive ground. The paper is machine made and embossed with a ribbed texture.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Southwestern Native American styles
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.56

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Native American
Southwest

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Geometric
Southwestern

Period/Style

Arts and Crafts