Dado

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1890

GUSN

GUSN-64269

Description

Aesthetic design with Anglo-Japanese birds, butterflies, and blackberry bushes, principle element is a square panel enclosing a bird on a nut tree branch with leaves and filberts and a sunset in the background. Geometric matrix enclosed in either end by narrow decoratively related borders. Colored in green tones, gilt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
gilding
Lincrusta Walton
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
butterflies
vines
floral patterns
trees
nut (plant material)
Orientalism
rising suns
Lincrusta
Gilded
Vine
Bird
Butterfly
Blackberry Bush
Tree
Sunset
Orientalism
WALLPAPER

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Groeber, Paul (Designer)
Frederick Beck & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

NY, USA; Stamford, CT, USA

Dimensions

26 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.512

Places

New York state (United States)
Connecticut (United States)

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