Samples of Wallpaper

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7EDR/3/157
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/EDR/3/157
  • Dates of Creation
      1912
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Notebook page, onto which are pasted three rectangular pieces of wallpaper, each with a caption. The samples are top; two tones of blue in vertical stripes 37 mm wide, bottom left; green and blue foliage design against a cream background on textured paper, bottom right; green paper with a weave texture.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Some foxing on page, wallpaper warped slightly where pasted onto page. The colour has kept well. Production method: wallpaper pieces cut out by hand, pasted onto page.