Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1990

GUSN

GUSN-291233

Description

Cut sample of reproduction wallpaper with pattern of birds and butterflies amongst curving and scrolling rose vines. Block-printed in two grays, two browns, pink, white, two blues, yellow and three greens on light green ground. The paper's surface is lightly textured.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"23135" (Pattern number. Written in red pencil.)

Pattern No.

23135

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

27 x 20 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.829

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Birds
Butterflies
Thorns
Rose Vines

Period/Style

Floral