Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-292950

Description

Partial roll of floral wallpaper. Floral pattern of pink and yellow roses and foliage and three hanging vines of roses and cherries. Narrow band with geometric pattern above the flowers. Pattern printed along end-of roll only without repeat. Rest of roll is unprinted, white ground. Block-printed in three pinks, red, brown, tan, three yellows and four greens on white ground. Paper is embossed with horizontal ribbed texture.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1147

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral Vines
Hanging Vines
Roses
Cherries

Period/Style

Floral