Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-273708

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Sprig pattern with stylized vines forming an ogee or diaper-like pattern. Roller-printed in brown, mustard, maroon, and white on cream ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"521" (pattern number)

Pattern No.

521

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

11 x 12 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.189

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Sprig
flower
vine
ogee
diaper

Period/Style

Sprig