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2009.12.1 (RS110789)

Description

Roll of wallpaper with embossed floral bouquets, iris, tulips, and carnations, encircled by flowering vine. Printed in tans and sage greens on cream ground with gilt accents. Same pattern but different colorway of 1981.111.

Details

Maker
Possibly Rottman & Co. (Importer)
Possibly Irving & Casson (Dealer)
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Used At .
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Places
Brockton (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Japan
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.12.1
Credit Line
Gift of Joan D. Wheeler
GUSN
174063
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1981.111 Notes Nylander, Richard C. "Elegant late nineteenth-century wallpapers." Antiques, Aug 1982, plate IV. Probably imported from Japan by Rottman and Co., London, this paper was in the inventory of A.H.Davenport/Irving & Casson until 1934, when the decorating firm moved to Newbury Street, Boston. The entire stock was sold at auction in the 1950s to Mrs. Frederick R. Wise. Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.

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