Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-283416

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper. Textile immitation pattern. Blue and white pinstripes on light blue ground is roller-printed with a medallion and vine pattern in white. In the pattern, medallion framed floral sprigs hang by strings of beads tied with bows from a diamond patterned vine with fruit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"MADE IN FRANCE" (A series of numbers also present, but illegible.)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 22 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.254

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Medallions
Vines
Diamond
Beads
Bows

Period/Style

Imitation textile
Floral Medallion