Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-293268

Description

Rolled fragment of sanitary wallpaper. Pattern imitates painted tiles. Each square tile contains a circular pastoral scenes. Scenes include a windmill, a shepherd and flock with castle in the background, a person fishing , boats sailing by country homes. Roller-printed in black and green on ungrounded paper. Paper has been varnished.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
sanitary papers (wallpaper)
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1155

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Design Technique

Varnished

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Pastoral
Landscape Figures
Squares

Period/Style

Tile