Paper Window Shade

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-292923

Description

Unused paper window shade. Rolled shade decorated with large rectangle of orange rose buds framing a large orange rose bouquet. Roller-printed in black, taupe, two greens, two oranges, red and blue on brown ground. Brown ground applied to both sides of paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

roller shades
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Shade

Inscription

"72" (Possibly pattern number.)
"3-3" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

60 3/4 x 34 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1133

Related Items

Title Paper Window Shade Accession Number 2001.281.1134

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Floral