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1985.26.188 (RS185756)

Description

Unused sample. Hanging wicker basket with lilies and fuschia within a frame and alternating with a panel of a blooming cactus with bird's nest. Printed in maroon, mauve, brown, yellow, ochre, tan, two greens and metallic gold on a buff embossed ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
33 x 21-7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.188
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
175939

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Hanging basket
lilies
cactus
birds
bird nests
eggs.
Period/Style
Japanesque
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Dado
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20-3/8 (inches)

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