Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-283306

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Gilt-Figured paper with pattern of repeating floral sprigs in embossed gold roller-printed on light gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Claude Raines" (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

20 1/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.232

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Gilt

Form

unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

sprig
flowers
floral

Period/Style

Gilt Figure
Sprig