Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-273697

Description

Fragment of unused wallpaper. Strapwork diaper pattern with blue rose sprigs. Roller-printed in blue, dark olive, dark brown, and gray on ungrounded paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
diaper patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"226 A" (printed)

Pattern No.

226 A

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

24 1/4 x 19 1/6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.187

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
diamond
sprig
rose

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern
Sprig