Samples of Wallpaper

Scope and Content

Notebook page onto which is pasted six rectangular pieces of wall paper, each with a caption. The samples are top left; blue grainy textured, top right; blue stripy textured paper with a clover design, middle left; two tones of blue mottled effect design on smooth paper, middle right; sandy coloured rough textured paper, bottom left; yellowy cream with a shiny print (very small repeat) of a very simple flower/petals design, bottom right; beige and cream background with stripes of tiny white dots and purple flowers.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Some foxing on page. Paper warped where pasted to page. The adhesive on the bottom right piece has

tuned brown at the edge. The middle left sample has discoloured along the bottom edge. the acid from the

samples has turned the opposite page brown in places. Production method: wall paper cut out by hand, pasted onto page.