Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1910

GUSN

GUSN-293388

Description

Partial roll of "Liberty Papers" tan and gold striped wallpaper. Tan stripes with gold, flower-ringed medallions are flanked on both sides by stripes of leaves, then stripes with gold diamonds. Roller-printed in metallic gold, white, light brown, olive and maroon on cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
medallions (ornament areas)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"LIBERTY PAPERS [liberty pole logo with lettering on banner] (printed)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Liberty Papers (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

39 1/2 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1182

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Floral medallion
Jewels
Leaves
dots
Diamonds

Period/Style

Stripe
Medallion