Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

20th c.

GUSN

GUSN-286842

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Nylander

Accession Number

2000.880

Date

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

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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.879

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

acanthus