Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1895

GUSN

GUSN-286758

Description

Sample. Wallpaper border printed with top border of small dots, sprays of flowers and other plants, and bottom border of stylized scrolling floral vine. Printed in white, grays, red, gold, growns, olive green, crimson and metallic gold on dark brown ground. Mounted on cardboard on top of two other papers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"No. 208 3 c" (Stenciled on back of cardboard)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 5/8 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2002.47.19

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Sample

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers

Period/Style

Aesthetic