Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1835-1845

GUSN

GUSN-273858

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Long, narrow fragment of floral pattern paper. Block-printed with Irisé technique in pale yellow or white, light blue, and dark blue. Ground appears to be gray. Length indicates this may be a bandbox paper or border.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 44 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.214A-D

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Irise

Form

wall fragment or bandbox

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral

Period/Style

Floral