Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1875-1885

GUSN

GUSN-283376

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper. Floral stripe design consisting of columns of alternating large and small sprays in white and gray divided by vertical stripes formed by metallic gold vines with red berries. A metallic gold medallion is printed over the bottom of the large sprays. Roller-printed in two grays, white, metallic gold, green and red on gray ground. "2 Rolls" is printed in the left-hand selvedge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.251

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

spray
flowers
medallion
vine
leaves
berries

Period/Style

Floral Stripe