Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

20th c.

GUSN

GUSN-286820

Description

Unused sample. Wallpaper in the "Clandon" pattern by Cole & Son (London) with a diaper pattern formed by simple berried vine framing eight-pointed star or stylized flower. Block printed in aubergine on a bright red ground. Pattern is based on a flocked English pattern of 1810-1820; however, flocking was not reproduced.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

98880

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Nylander

Accession Number

2000.867

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Red

State

Repro

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

vines
berries
stars

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern