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1985.26.807 (RS193350)

Description

Unused sample. Repeating tile design of two birds perched on a flowering bough next to an Oriental urn with peonies. Tiles are separated by strapwork and elaborate rosettes. Printed in two greens, light blue, pink, salmon, brown, and beige on a white, varnished ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15-5/8 x 19-5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.807
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176606

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
tile
urn
peonies
birds
flowering bough
Design Technique
Varnished
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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