Album of wallpaper fragments

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-296649

Description

Wallpaper fragments collected in an album. Printed label "Old Wallpapers collected by G. W. French" pasted to interior of front cover. Loose magazine page with photos of movie actresses Joan Crawford and Barbara Ann Scott between pages.

Details

Descriptive Terms

albums
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
cardboard
Album

Inscription

"ALBUM" (Embossed on front cover)
"Old Wallpapers / Collected by / G. W. FRENCH" (Label printed in black on striped paper.)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 11 1/4 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1250

Date

1850-1900 (Date range of wallpapers present in album.)