Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1875

GUSN

GUSN-283949

Description

Unused end of a roll of French wallpaper. Large-scale lozenge pattern with anthemion figures. Block-printed in metallic gold, tan, light and dark brown on brown ground. Stamped ""2404.X" and "N&S" on verso.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
embossed wall coverings
Wallpaper

Inscription

"2404.X / N&S" (Pattern number and manufacturer?)

Pattern No.

2404.X

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.329

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Anthemion
lozenge

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern