Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1910

GUSN

GUSN-49958

Description

Unused sample from end of roll of floral damask. Undulating "ribbons" entwined by berried vine and framing flower vase with stylized tulips and foliate sprouting from center. Printed in two shades of pink on dark pink ground. Embossed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
paper (fiber product)
machine-made
embossing
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
vases
textiles
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
ribbon (material)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
Embossed
Textile
Floral
Ribbon
Vase
Tulip
Wallpaper

Inscription

Printed on donor's sample: ""Jeffrey & Co., London, England #36109""

Associated Person

Davenport, A. H., 1880-1906

Maker

Jeffrey & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

45.375 x 22.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.

Accession Number

1981.103

Reference Notes

Published by Harry N. Abrams in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum