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1985.26.320 (RS185730)

Description

Unused sample. Japanese-inspired design consists of iris and peony mingled with scrolls which have various animal forms, sucn as dolphin, bird, and swan (?) on them. Printed in two greens, mauve, pink, yellow, and three browns on light brown ground. Varnished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 5/8 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.320
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176629

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Iris
peony
scroll
dolphin
swan (?)
bird
Design Technique
Varnished
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height incomplete, print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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