Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-286651

Description

Five pieces of an unused wallpaper sample. Pattern consists of overlapping scrolled elements and wreaths framed by intertwined and curving lines. The background is covered with all over scattered half circle shapes. Machine printed in pink, red, black and olive green on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"GLEDHILL WALL PAPER COMPANY NEW YORK N.Y." (Printed on selvedge)
G.W.P. & COo." (printed)

Maker

Gledhill Wallpaper Company (1880-1920)

Accession Number

2000.1617A-E

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolls
wreaths