Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-293479

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper with Persian or Aesthetic-style floral pattern. Exotic red flowers and berries on meandering olive stems with metallic gold and black accents. Roller-printed in red, orange, light brown, metallic gold and black on light olive ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.200

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

18 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1190

Places

Probably United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Olive

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Persian-style
Flowers
Meandering Stems
Berries

Period/Style

Aesthetic
Floral