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1985.26.408 (RS186134)

Description

Unused sample. Repeating scene of pagoda, bamboo bridge and oblisk in background with peonies, irises, bamboo and other flowers in foreground. Bordered below by interlace. Printed in three browns, green, pink, yellow and metallic gold on a light olive green, embossed ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 7/8 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.408
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176138

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
bamboo
bridge
pagoda
oblisk
iris
peony
Period/Style
Japanesque
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Orientalism
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 22 (inches)

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