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1985.26.814 (RS193356)

Description

Unused sample. Scrolling vine with stylized flowers, heart shaped leaves and leaves with scalloped edges. Printed in two pinks, light blue, ochre, brown and metallic gold on and embossed 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 x 23 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.814
GUSN
176617
Reference Notes
See "In Pursuit of Beauty", p. 76 for basis of Dresser attribution

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
scrolling vine
flowers
leaves
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/4 (inches)

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