Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-293379

Description

Rolled fragment of wallpaper embossed with leaf, flower and ribbon pattern. The paper is printed with a floral medallion damask pattern in iridescent liquid mica on cream colored ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

34 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1175

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Roses
Medallions
Foliate Scrolls
Stylized flowers
Stylized Leaves
Ribbon

Period/Style

Damask
Floral Medallion