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1985.26.509 (RS186784)

Description

Two unused fragments of scenic paper, possibly lagoon or swamp. Foreground consists of myriad of foliage and flowers, including roses, behind which is water, water lilies, dragonfly, reeds, and trees. Printed in two greens, ten browns, red, pink, and grey on light grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.509
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176380

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
roses
iris
water lily
lagoon
swamp
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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