Wallpaper Sample

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1920

GUSN

GUSN-291067

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4551. Red stripes roller-printed on light red ground with liquid mica. Paper is lightly embossed with water lily pattern and ribbed texture.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
trade catalogs
sample books
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
mica (white pigment)
stripes
Wallpaper

Pattern

The Regent

Pattern No.

4551

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Sample Accession Number 2001.281.973.9

Maker

Gledhill Wallpaper Company (1880-1920) (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

14 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.973.7

Places

Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Red

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

water lilies
stripes

Period/Style

Stripe