Wallpaper Frieze

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-283947

Description

Unused wallpaper frieze fragment. Scrolling foliate pattern roller-printed in three pinks, metallic copper, metallic green and metallic gold on a ground that fades from yellow to salmon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metallic pigment
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Care Bros. Co." (Logo)
"[?]618" (Pattern number, first digit may be a 2)

Pattern No.

?618

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Carey Brothers (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

19 x 24 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.327

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Irise

Form

unused

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Freize

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliate
scrolls

Period/Style

NeoClassical