Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-283324

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Renaissance Revival Floral Stripe pattern consisting of medallion-like elements, strapwork and floral srays placed between stripes. Early roller-print in mauve, dark red, blue, green and white on beige ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Caswell" (Pattern name?)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

25 1/2 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.246

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
flowers
floral spray
stripes

Period/Style

Renaissance Revival
Stripe