There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.


See more objects with the tag interior, domestic, home, repetition, woven, roses, trains, yachts.

See more objects with the color darkkhaki or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline



  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Sidewall, Tudor Rose

This is a sidewall. It was designed by W. Scott Morton. It is dated 1882–1920 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is embossed canvas with backing paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Arlene M. Ellis and Arlene and Thomas C. Ellis. It is credited Gift of Arlene M. and Thomas C. Ellis.

  • Sidewall, Newsworthy
  • coiled newspaper woven with nylon filaments, paper backing.
  • Gift of Lori Weitzner.
  • 2010-15-1
  • Leather, ca. 1700
  • leather, stamped, embossed, silvered, varnished.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Thomas Snell.
  • 1903-21-3
  • Sidewall (France)
  • machine-printed paper.
  • Gift of Mrs. Cornelius Sullivan.
  • 1930-21-1-j

Its dimensions are

H x W: 82.5 x 68 cm (32 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

On one selvedge: "1033 W. Scott Morton's Patent...Modelled Canvas". On opposite selvedge: "W. Scott Morton's Tynecastle Canvas".

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Tudor Rose; Designed by W. Scott Morton (ca. 1840 – 1903); Scotland; embossed canvas with backing paper; H x W: 82.5 x 68 cm (32 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.); Gift of Arlene M. and Thomas C. Ellis; 1981-65-15

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sidewall, Tudor Rose |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=30 March 2023 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>