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1985.26.329 (RS185722)

Description

Unused sample. Large-scale floral pattern. Central motif is a bouquet of peony, tulip, iris, and rose set within classically shaped bowl or vase. Prints in 3 greens, 2 browns, 2 mauves, red, pink, cream, and metallic gold on light-brown ground. Overprinted with pattern of dark purple (?) or black horizontal lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 3/4 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.329
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176087

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
peony
rose
iris
tulip
imitation tapestry(?)
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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