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1985.26.87 (RS185785)

Description

Ununsed wallpaper sample. Cylix filled with peonies and carnations framed by serpentine foliate scrolls, foxglove, larkspur and tulips. Printed in burgundy, mauve, two blues, two greens, olive, chartreuse on a cream ground. Overprinted with dark brown screen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
30 1/2 x 20 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.87
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176245

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
carnation
peonies
tulips
foxglove
larkspur
foliate scrolls
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Charlemagne
Pattern No.
2562
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22 (inches)

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