Wallpapaer Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-289550

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border with trimmed edge. Carved molding and floral sprays. End of roll. Block-printed in white, two grays, two greens, orange, five pinks, black and red flocking on polished yellow ground. Flocking is overprinted in black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
flocking
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 7/8 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.660

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

unused

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral Sprays
Architectural Molding

Period/Style

Floral