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1985.26.464 (RS186445)

Description

Unused sample. Rococo Revival foliate (acanthus) scrolls in two greens and ivory creating a "window" showing blue sky and white clouds. Printed on an irise ground of yellow blended to peach to salmon and paper embossed with spiral mosaic pattern.

Details

Maker
Carey Brothers (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
33 1/2 x 20 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.464
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176236
Related Items
Accession number 1985.26.471 Relationship coordinates

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
acanthus leaf
scroll
sky
clouds
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
1922
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22 (inches)

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