This spare but quietly dramatic pattern was
found in the Tribune Passage at Strawberry
Hill, a short hall between the Tribune and the
As with our Everard Medallion, the
Strawberry Hill Floret creates a sense of
depth by using the “slip print” technique. On
the paper’s first pass over the printing bench
the block printed a very dark gray. During the
second pass the same block was used to print
the white, offsetting the registration
slightly so as to mostly – but not entirely-
obscure the first color and create the
illusion of a shadow.
While all of the colorways offered here use
two colors the pattern could also be printed
with just one color.
This pattern is licensed to Adelphi Paper
Hangings by The Strawberry Hill Trust.
Repeat 2 ¾ inches / 7 cm
Width 21 inches / 53.3 cm
The historic and alternate colorway images
show one width of the pattern.