Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-273724

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Anglo-Japanese style paper with Persian stylistic influences. A variety and abundance of ornament including pinstripes, pindots, stylized flowers, trefoils and rosettes. The dominate element is are red flowers on leafy stems. Roller-printed in red, yellow, and black on satin olive ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Anglo-Japanese
Persian (culture)
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.196

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Polished

Form

unused

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
trifoils
quatrefoils
rosettes
leaves
pin dots
pin stripes

Period/Style

Anglo-Japanese