Wallpaper Sample

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1920

GUSN

GUSN-291068

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4562, named "The Rochelle." Scrolling diaper-pattern with green waving vertical lines and faint light blue horizontal lines through-out the pattern to imitate a woven textile. Roller-printed in green and light blue on light green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
trade catalogs
sample books
paper (fiber product)
damask diaper
Wallpaper

Pattern

The Rochelle

Pattern No.

4562

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

2001.281.973.8

Places

Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Foliate
Damask

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern
Imitation textile