Reproduction Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1985

GUSN

GUSN-302101

Description

Partial roll of border wallpaper, "Pompeian Border," to be used with paper 2000.237. Pompeian scenes including female figure with schyales, Roman city wall, arched bridge, vases, and candle. Hand printed in aqua, black, orange, slate, blue, greens, and white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Inscription

Pompeian Border / MCMLXXXV / a Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. handprint / Societ for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (printed)

Pattern

Pompeian Border

Maker

Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

9 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.238

Places

New York City (New York state)

Related Items

Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.237

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Black

State

Repro

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

figure
vase
wall
arch
bridge
candle

Period/Style

NeoClassical