Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-273840

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Floral pattern with foliage in Anglo-Japanese color palette. Roller-printed in red, two greens, tan, brown, and liquid mica on yellow ground. "National Wall Paper Company" and "454" printed in selvedge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"National Wall Paper Co. / 454" (printed)

Pattern No.

454

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

National Wall Paper Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

26 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.212

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
leaves
sprig
wildflower
mica

Period/Style

Floral