Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-49963

Description

Unused wallpaper sample of Japanese leather paper. Baroque style pattern with large flowers and foliate c-scrolls and openwork. Pebble embossed background. Relief detail in gold wash and background is stenciled in green on a gilt ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fragments
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
lacquer (coating)
gilding
C-scrolls
scrolling foliage
floral patterns
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper

Inscription

No. 100 on appraisal (handwritten)
[Japanese characters] (embossed)

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport - Irving and Casson

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

44 1/2 x 37 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1981.166