Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

20th c.

GUSN

GUSN-286841

Description

Unused sample. Wallpaper in "Acanthus" pattern by Cole & Son (London) with an all-over pattern of scrolling acanthus leaves. Block printed in red on a cadmium red ground and textured paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Pattern No.

98874

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Nylander

Accession Number

2000.879

Date

20th c. (Based on an English block printed wallpaper from 1870-1890)

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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.880

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Red

State

Repro

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

acanthus