Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-291912

Description

Partial roll of Gothic Revival wallpaper. Vertical gothic column with lancets, trefoils, acroteria and acanthus leaves that spring out from the seeds. Willowy sprigs frame the column. Honeycomb pattern in the background. Vertical column of rosettes and openwork form side stripes. Roller-printed in brown, blue and white on a tan ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Gothic Revival
Wallpaper

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1955.225

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

18 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1056

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Gothic Column

Period/Style

Gothic Revival