Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-291013

Description

Fragment of floral stripe wallpaper roller-printed in metallic gold on gray ground. Wider stripes with stylized flowering vine alternate with narrower stripes with geometric pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metallic pigment
stripes
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 1/2 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.972

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral Vine
Geometric
Stylized flowers
Fretwork

Period/Style

Floral Stripe