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1985.26.813 (RS193358)

Description

Unused sample. Repeating fan motif alternating with geometric elements. Printed below a row of beading and above row of suggested dentil moulding. Printed in metallic gold, pink, blue, olive green, yellow and Indian red on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
Dresser, Christopher
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.813
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176616
Reference Notes
See "In Pursuit of Beauty", p. 76 for basis for Dresser attribution.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
fan
beading
lunette
dentil moulding
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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