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1985.26.805 (RS193357)

Description

Unused sample. Torches draped with swag and framed with stiff-leaf wreath below a lunette of bellflowers and above a row of rosettes and scrolls. Printed in pale yellow, yellow and outlined in metallic gold on a tan, liquid mica ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21-3/4 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.805
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176635

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
torch
wreath
swag
anthemion
rosette
bellflower
lunette
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18-7/8 (inches)

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