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1985.26.421 (RS186428)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Large-scale meandering vine with peony-like blossoms entwined by feather plumes. Printed in salmon, rust, Indian red, maroon, tan, brown, two greens, two greys, and taupe on a metallic gold field and embossed olive-brown-green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 3/8 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.421
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176150

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
vine
peony
feather
plume
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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